The Catalonian “Revolution” Collapses

Catalonia’s independence movement has largely come to an end. The Spanish constitutional court has cancelled the independence vote after abolishing Catalonian parliament. The dreams of paying fewer taxes may well be over unless the Spanish government decides to make a concession to the Catalonian capitalist class. Perhaps there can be some kind of radicalization in…

On the Catalonia Referendum

Catalonia is in the middle of a referendum to declare independence from the rest of Spain. The people of Catalonia, it seems, feel that they are unique to the rest of Spain and that they should be their own state. Why exactly they want such a thing to happen is a little vague without much…

Spain’s Hologram Protesters are Not a Good Thing

I’ve expressed and demonstrated many times the refusal of First World people to actually engage in struggle against the bourgeois state. The hard left in the First World is near useless. Primarily this is due to its extreme sectarianism, great theoretical weakness, focus on identity politics, general delusion of revolutionary work where there is none,…