If we’re going to “do a socialism,” both in the United States and the rest of the world, then hundreds of millions of people will need lots of education; on the contradictions of the world that we live in now, how we can organize ourselves, and on how we’d want to shape a new society. That education is not going to come from top-down hierarchies, but from individuals and small pockets of people who are able to communicate the big ideas in digestible ways to people that trust them.Continue reading “Three Leftists Using Twitch to Inspire Future Organizers: LaborKyle, AmyeC3 and Transnationale”
The revolution isn’t happening yet. Way more people need to be radicalized before capitalism can be dismantled. There are many lenses through which people can build solidarity and organize; the workplace, housing, healthcare, etc., but one potential area of praxis where the left is playing catch-up is in video gaming.
Defeating the forces of fascism, authoritarianism, and capitalism is going to take some serious IRL effort. But before millions of people are ready to go to vote, protest, organize and revolt, they’re going to need to be offered some compelling reasons why they should. Continue reading “15 Gamers Moving Twitch and Youtube Leftward”