Robert Jensen and Pat Youngblood on electoral politics

“Taking Politics Seriously: Looking Beyond the Election and Beyond Elections”:

But if being realistic has something to do with facing reality, then arguments for radical change are the most realistic. When problems are the predictable consequence of existing systems and no solutions are plausible within them, then arguing for continued capitulation to those systems isn’t realistic. It’s literally insane.

The whole thing is worth paying attention to.

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