"There is clearly some justice in the remarks - the obstacles [in a revolution] are always overcome, problems always solved by extra feats of agitation and the production of more solidarity and revolutionary determination."
And this is the main problem I have with revolutionary romanticism. The thinking it will always overcome, instead of anticipation and preparation of what shall overcome. Not determination alone will solve. Capability of solving will.
Indigenous community in Oaxaca build their own mobile infrastructure without telecom companies.
"Solarpunk" was coined in 2008 by an anonymous author writing for "Republic of the Bees".
Later Matt Staggs wrote the "GreenPunk Manifesto", which I can't find... but only people talking about it.
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