September 06, 2010

Putting Down That Which They Call Up (Labor Day, 2010)

[Capitalism] has created more massive and more colossal productive forces than have all preceding generations together. Subjection of Nature's forces to man, machinery, application of chemistry to industry and agriculture, steam-navigation, railways, electric telegraphs, clearing of whole continents for cultivation, canalisation of rivers, whole populations conjured out of the ground — what earlier century had even a presentiment that such productive forces slumbered in the lap of social labour?

Ghosts in the Hollow from Jim Lo Scalzo on Vimeo.

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