Meanwhile by John BergerThe Gulag no longer exists. Millions work, however,
under conditions that are not very different. What has
changed is the forensic logic applied to workers and
During the Gulag political prisoners, categorized as
criminals, were reduced to slave-labourers. Today
millions of brutally exploited workers are being reduced
to the status of criminals.
The Gulag equation criminal = slave labourer has
been rewritten by neoliberalism to become worker =
hidden criminal. The whole drama of global migration
is expressed in this new formula: those who work are
latent criminals. When accused, they are found guilty
of trying at all costs to survive.
John Berger / Ways of Seeing , Episode 1 (1972)
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On September 26, Garage closes at Due to construction work in Gorky Park, we recommend you use the entrance from Leninsky Prospekt. Although animals were the first models for primitive artists and their cave paintings , and until very recently supplied humanity with food, clothing, and transport, it has taken only two centuries to replace them with machines and expel them from our society. Today, we eat animal foods produced on an industrial scale and outside of our view: we no longer associate a supermarket burger with a real cow. In fact, they only exacerbate our nostalgia of real interaction with the animal world.
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