Here’s a half-hour audio interview I did with Bob Connors of the Peace & Justice Report, for WSLR (Sarasota, FL), talking about “Affirmations for Revolutionary Militants,” what is capitalism, the role of art in a revolutionary movement, how to organize, why the working class needs to lead our way out of this nightmare, what got me started personally, and more!
New video with comics (11 mins).
A new beautiful and inspiring May Day song!! By John Newlands and Rachael Charbonneau, and I’m proud to say I contributed a tiny bit to the lyrics.
Here’s a Google Hangout video with me, Ted Rall, Paula Hewitt Amram and Marcus Graetch of Left Forum, talking about the Left Forum, comics, organizing and more:
Imperialism & Anti-Imperialism
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I’m going to give a brief, general definition of imperialism, and talk about the need to build a strong anti-imperialist mass movement, and what that means.
Though empires have existed before capitalism, imperialism is a specific stage of capitalism. More than simply an aggregate of national economies, imperialism is an integrated world system that is linked to a qualitatively increased socialization of production (meaning, many people, even in different countries, working on the same products), and the complete partition and control of the world by the capitalist class.
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“Capitalism Must Die!” – the slide presentation with comics that later evolved into the book – is now on video!
It’s a 26-minute introduction to what capitalism is and why it must be abolished. One way that people are using it is to show it in small groups, and then skype with me to discuss it. If anyone wants to do that, please email me.
A reading of “Why Environmentalists Should Support Working Class Struggles” on youtube.
Art is a Weapon in the Battle of Ideas
by Stephanie McMillan
Stephanie McMillan presents a very general overview and polemic about political art, the relationship of culture and politics, and the need for explicitly revolutionary art as a vital component of a revolutionary movement.
Stephanie McMillan on Anti-Capitalist Activism – The Soapbox – Episode: 140507
In which Stephanie McMillan — artist, blogger, and anti-capitalist activist — discusses the failings of capitalism, her hopes for moving beyond it, and how art intersects with activism.
Interviewed by Derrick Jensen on Resistance Radio.
Audio is on the Progressive Radio Network: http://prn.fm/resistance-radio-stephanie-mcmillan-111713/
My Code Green cartoon (animated by the ultra-talented David Essman) is hard to find on the Sun Sentinel website, so here’s a direct link:
Please spread the word!
Victoria Guinea pig agitates the masses. Animated by David Essman.
Here I am with others at Twin Oaks (intentional community in VA) planting potatoes.
(I appear at about minute 2).