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Get Thee to a Phalanstery: or, How Fourier Can Still Teach Us to Make Lemonade

- May 1, 2019 in capitalism, Charles Fourier, Fourierism, free-love, orgies, Philosophy, sex, socialism, socialist utopia, utopia, women's rights

Hot on the heels of the French revolution — by way of extravagant orgies, obscure taxonomies, and lemonade seas — Charles Fourier offered up his blueprint for a socialist utopia, and in the process also one of the most influential early critiques of capitalism. Dominic Pettman explores Fourier's radical, bizarre, and often astonishingly modern ideas, and how they might guide us in our own troubled times.

Get Thee to a Phalanstery: or, How Fourier Can Still Teach Us to Make Lemonade

- May 1, 2019 in capitalism, Charles Fourier, Fourierism, free-love, orgies, Philosophy, sex, socialism, socialist utopia, utopia, women's rights

Hot on the heels of the French revolution — by way of extravagant orgies, obscure taxonomies, and lemonade seas — Charles Fourier offered up his blueprint for a socialist utopia, and in the process also one of the most influential early critiques of capitalism. Dominic Pettman explores Fourier's radical, bizarre, and often astonishingly modern ideas, and how they might guide us in our own troubled times.

Destination Earth (1956)

- July 26, 2017 in capitalism, Cold War, communism, free market, John Sutherland Studios, mars, martians, oil, petroleum

Great little promotional cartoon from the height of the Cold War championing not only the wonders of oil but also free-market capitalism. Features the overthrow of the suspiciously Stalin-like leader of Mars named Ogg.

Destination Earth (1956)

- July 26, 2017 in capitalism, Cold War, communism, free market, John Sutherland Studios, mars, martians, oil, petroleum

Great little promotional cartoon from the height of the Cold War championing not only the wonders of oil but also free-market capitalism. Features the overthrow of the suspiciously Stalin-like leader of Mars named Ogg.

Destination Earth (1956)

- July 26, 2017 in capitalism, Cold War, communism, free market, John Sutherland Studios, mars, martians, oil, petroleum

Great little promotional cartoon from the height of the Cold War championing not only the wonders of oil but also free-market capitalism. Features the overthrow of the suspiciously Stalin-like leader of Mars named Ogg.