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In which we begin a three-part series on Andrew Feenberg's 2002 book: "Transforming Technology".

This book "rethinks the relationships between technology, rationality, and democracy, arguing that the degradation of labor--as well as of many environmental, educational, and political systems--is rooted in the social values that preside over technological development."

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In which we read from the latest issue of Notes From Below, titled "Technology And The Worker".

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005 - The Californian Ideology

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In this episode we discuss the 1995 essay "The Californian Ideology" by Richard Barbrook and Andy Cameron.

This episode was recorded before the Blade Runner 2049 episodes, so in the recording it's misidentified as "Episode 3", don't @ us.

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003 - Blade Runner 2049, Part 1

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In which we discuss Blade Runner 2049, a fantastic piece of dystopian sci-fi, and a movie which has a lot to say about Ecological Collapse, Technology, Labor, and Alienation.

This episode is part one of a two-part series, so tune in two weeks from now for the second part.

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The first episode of General Intellect Unit, in which Shane and Kyle introduce the show and talk a little bit about Marx's idea of a "General Intellect"

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