Where I Stand 26/05/2016

‘I was brought up a Marxist.  Nowdays that isn’t much of a boast.’ This is how Tony Judt, one of the great liberals of the last fifty years, began his essay on Louis Althusser, which is an interesting and amusing take down of the French Marxist thinker.  I, unlike Judt, was brought up a liberal.  And certainly in South Africa it seems to have no bragging rights.  My … Continue reading Where I Stand 26/05/2016