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The Paris Commune: Marx, Mao, Tomorrow
by Alain Badiou
(May 01, 2021)
Topics: History Marxism Movements Revolutions
Places: Europe FranceGlobal
Today the political visibility of the Paris Commune is not at all evident. At least, that is, if what we mean by “today” is the moment when we have to take up the challenge of thinking politics outside its subjection to the state and outside the framework of parties or party.… And yet the Commune was a political sequence that, precisely, did not situate itself in such a subjection or in such a framework. [To tackle] the political facts and determinations of the Commune…[it is necessary to utilize] a completely different method…[than that of the classical interpretation]. | more…
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