Tuesday, November 29, 2016

Today's leftist critique of identitarianism: How the Global Left Destroyed Itself (or, All Sex Is Not Rape)

How the Global Left Destroyed Itself (or, All Sex Is Not Rape) | naked capitalism:
Simultaneously, capitalism did what it does best. It packaged and repackaged, branded and rebranded every emerging identity, cloaked in its own sub-cultural nomenclature, selling itself back to new emerging identities. Soon class was completely forgotten as the global Left dedicated itself instead to policing the commons as a kind of safe zone for a multitude of difference that capitalism turned into a cultural supermarket.