— Jason McQuinn, Prologue to Post-Left Anarchy “For most of their existence over roughly the last couple centuries, consciously anarchist activists, theorists, groups and movements have consistently inhabited a minority position within the eclectic world of would-be revolutionaries on the left. Listen to the podcast from The Brilliant here.
If you reject it then you are a "left" anarchist (and not really an anarchist anyway perhaps? “But anarchism has become fashionable, especially among refugees from the left who don’t understand that anarchism isn’t a sexier version of leftism, it is what it is, it is something else entirely, it is just anarchism and it is post-leftist.” ― Bob Black, Defacing the Currency: Selected Writings 1992-2012 Community.
Notes on "Post-Left Anarchism" by Bob Black theanarchistlibrary.org. Let me outline the Post-Left briefly.
Post-left anarchy is a recent current in anarchist thought that promotes a critique of anarchism's relationship to traditional leftism.Some post-leftists seek to escape the confines of ideology in general. ). by Keith Preston • Anarchism/Anti-State, Uncategorized • Tags: Aragorn, Keith Preston, National-Anarchism, post-left anarchism, The Briliant, Tribes Magazine. Where [post-left anarchism] is concerned, debate focused on whether or not ‘lifestylism’ detracted from social anarchism, sidestepping the issue of the relationship between environments and infrastructures as the container for everyday life, regardless of what it looked like. In the case of anarchist federations, ensuring local autonomy, self-management, federalism and decision-making from the bottom up. The post left anarchists have already rejected feminism (Black P.150) and the vast majority of third world liberation struggles against white neo- colonialism (Internationalist Anarchist News, Anarchy: A Journal of Desire Armed Fall/Winter 2001-2 P.27.) Submitted by PerfectSociety on August 27, 2018 at 1:00 AM. I cannot help feeling that for "post-left" anarchists there is only one way of organising, namely their way. Facebook is showing information to help you better understand the purpose of a Page. No comments; 7. The image can be used for personal use only. It's fundamentally the realisation that international Capitalism keeps the Proletariat apathetic, reactionary and that its material conditions make revolution or insurrection to bring about any major change completely null and void.It's a broad term that brings lots of ideas an criticisms together. The resolution of this file is 640x640px and its file size is: 35.28 KB. Left/Post-Left Anarchism vs. Keith Preston, Part 1 Reply. User bjsa03 uploaded this Anarchy - Post-left Anarchy Left Anarchism Left-wing Politics Anarchist Communism PNG image on December 12, 2017, 1:26 pm. Surely, post-left anarchism is about trying to take the good and the bad from anarchism and making it relevant to today - reject organisation, authority, hierarchy; but also reject the simplistic view that these are only located in property/class and the state. The Left Overs: How Fascists Court the Post-Left. Submitted by PerfectSociety on August 27, 2018 at 12:51 AM. Post-Left Anarchism. Post-Left Anarchy: Leaving the Left Behind theanarchistlibrary.org. This PNG image is filed under the tags: Postleft Anarchy, Anarchism, Anarchist Communism, Anarchocapitalism, Anarchy
By Alexander Reid Ross . It has rapidly developed since the fall of the Soviet Union, … Anarchism: Two Kinds by Wendy McElroy, an individualist anarchist; Collectivist-Anarchism and Communist-Anarchism from The Conquest of Power, by Albert Weisbord; Canning Reactionary Leftism a criticism of left-anarchism by Keith Preston; The Incredible Lameness of Left Anarchism by Jason McQuinn. A critique from a post-left anarchist perspective.