Everyday Movement Against Capitalism

Alexander Riccio | April 25, 2017

“Highly creative and provocative essay that looks at Marx’s ideas about alienation and connects the idea of an open utopia to a current day movement-building approach.”

—Dayna Cunningham, Next System Project Essay Contest Judge

Navigating a course between the unproductive orthodoxy of “blueprint utopias” and “burnout utopias” that remain mired in ineffective small scale experiments, Alexander Riccio’s second place graduate entry in our Next System Project Essay Competition explores how “strategy and prefiguration complement each other as means to liberation.” Download the pdf here

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