Byron or Shelley?

10 Nov

The real difference between Byron and Shelley is this: those who understand and love them rejoice that Byron died at thirty-six, because had he lived he’d have become a reactionary bourgeois; they grieve that Shelley died at twenty-nine, because he … Read More »

The king is dead – long live the king!

9 Nov

On November 6, while the Guardian titillated a doubtless boosted readership with the prospect of the current White House incumbent barricading himself in (“spoiler alert”, Caitlin advised, “he won’t”) Anti was more usefully offering profiles of the three frontrunners … Read More »

Forgive my not dancing in the streets

8 Nov

It’s official. The latest of America’s grotesque parodies of democracy has delivered its verdict. Three Strikes Joe, who championed the war on Iraq with its million slain and its descent into chaos and terror amid the asset grabs of wholesale … Read More »

Just asking …

7 Nov

This from the Black Agenda Report, November 4: Democratic propagandists and “frightened” leftists are desperate. They tell supporters and the public the republic will not survive another term of Donald Trump. They point to his despicable, racist descriptions of undocumented … Read More »