Tag: boycotts
Grupos de Defesa do Consumidor: A Peça que Falta
Logan Marie Glitterbomb. Artigo original: Consumer Advocacy Groups: The Missing Piece, de 17 de agosto 2020. Traduzido para o português por Gabriel Serpa. Muitas vezes, a resposta dos anarquistas de mercado para lidar com más condutas comerciais consiste na capacidade dos trabalhadores de buscar um novo emprego, dos consumidores de optar por um outro produto,…
Consumer Advocacy Groups: The Missing Piece
Often the free market anarchist response to dealing with business misconduct includes the ability for workers to find a new job, consumers to buy a new product, etc. The more fleshed out version of this ideal includes wildcat unionism, mass boycotts, pickets, and demonstrations. And yes, workers should absolutely be able to use collective bargaining…
Bad People: Irredeemable Individuals & Structural Incentives
Contrary to the assertions of some leftists there are in fact thoroughly monstrous people who are not just victims of their social conditions. Humans vary. We each follow somewhat random paths in the development of our values and instincts, buffeted by a million tiny butterfly wings of context that can never be managed or predicted….
L’eleganza è Anarchica
Guida anarchica alla moda Di Logan Marie Glitterbomb. Originale pubblicato il 4 giugno 2019 con il titolo Only Anarchists Are Pretty: An Anarchist Guide to Fashion. Traduzione di Enrico Sanna. Negli anni novanta, il movimento anti globalizzazione (aziendale) dominava l’estremismo politico. Dai Girotondi contro il capitale ai Zapatistas alla battaglia di Seattle, infuriava la lotta…
Etica della Spesa
Quando dire “non c’è consumo etico nel capitalismo” spegne la mente Di Frank Miroslav. Originale pubblicato il 21 maggio 2019 con il titolo “No Ethical Consumption Under Capitalism” is a Thought-Stopping Cliche. Traduzione di Enrico Sanna. A prima vista, dire che sotto il capitalismo “non esiste consumo etico” sembra assolutamente corretto. Chiunque faccia un’analisi sistemica…
Only Anarchists Are Pretty: An Anarchist Guide to Fashion
In the 90’s, the anti-(corporate) globalization movement was at the forefront of the conversation in radical political circles. From the Carnival Against Capital to the Zapatistas to the Battle in Seattle, the fight against global capitalism raged on. This battle raged on side-by-side with the fight against sweatshop labor with protesters targeting companies like Gap…
“No Ethical Consumption Under Capitalism” is a Thought-Stopping Cliche
The meme of “no ethical consumption” under capitalism is, on first impression, entirely correct. Anyone with a systemic analysis of capitalism knows that the big structural problems are the result of entrenched interests that maintain their status through the use of violence. Problems like climate change, planned obsolescence, poor working conditions, and factory farming are…
Against Slavery, Environmental Disaster, and Fascist Nations: BDS in Action
With the Boycott, Divestment, and Sanctions (BDS) movement against Israel causing so much mainstream controversy, other BDS movements often get overlooked. Alongside the current ongoing prison strike that started August 21st and is stated to go on until September 9th, there is also a BDS movement concerning companies that profit from prisons and prison slave…
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