It is our duty as radicals to join together and form a new popular front, a populist social and artistic movement that creatively articulates the trials and the struggle of the working classes--art against the totalitarian capitalist order. Through a combination of art, activism and social movements we will unmake the hegemony of the 1%.
Rethinking hegemony with Star Trek: an example of post-scarcity communism
“There’s no trace of my money. My office is gone. What will I do? How will I live?”
“This is the 24th century. Material needs no longer exist.”
“Then what’s the challenge?”
“The challenge is to improve yourself! Enrich yourself. Enjoy…”
The material wealth of industrial civilization is so excessive that one could be forgiven for forgetting that, through a simple re-organization of material goods oriented towards need rather than profit motive, we could live like this now. (Allegorically speaking, on earth, not in space—we are taking interpretive liberties).