Top ten books that have stayed with me.

After a hot day of little work, I thought to kick start myself I would follow the lead of Adam Morton and list my top ten books that have stayed with me.  In the spirit of Morton’s list, I have not given it any deep thought, just that which comes off the top of my head.…

Politics dressed up in a clown suit. (Internet activism as spectacle)

ORIGINALLY PUBLISHED IN OVERLAND JOURNAL 19 DECEMBER 2013   So Micah White, the former editor of Adbusters and self proclaimed creator of the ‘Occupy’ meme, has formed his own boutique activist consultancy that apparently ‘is incubating a left-right coalition of post-cool, counter-culture and authentic parties’. His website borders on self-parody, with long hashtag lines about actions and events that have…