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THIS IS NOT A CRITICISM OF CAPITALISM
FIRST, YOU HAVE AN A PRIORI ETHCAL OBLIGATION TO REJECT THE PLAN IF IT ISINCONSISTENT WITH A REVOLUTIONARY ETHIC. THE PLAN VIOLATES THIS BECAUSE IT STICKS TO THE FORM OF THE BOURGEOIS STATE APPARATUS VIA PEACEKEEPING, FAILING TO ENGAGE IN AN EXISTENTIALIST LEAP OF FAITH IN THE POSSIBILITY OF IMMEDIATELY SMASHING THIS VERY FORM ITSELF ZIZEK IN 04 [Slavoj, Senior Researcer @ Institute for Social Studies in Ljublana, Revolution At The Gates: Zizek on Lenin—The 1917 Writings, p. 4-11]

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SECOND, CAPITALISM DEVALUES ALL LIFE TO THE ZERO POINT OF THE HOLOCAUST BY PUTTING IT INTO A CALCULATIVE FRAMEWORK – MEANS YOU SIGN THE BALLOT NEGATIVE. DILLON IN 99 [Micheal, Prof of Politics @ U of Lancaster, “Another Justice,” Political Theory, v27, N2, April, P. 164-166]

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THIRD, THE AFFIRMATIVE ADVANTAGES, [RACISM. SEXISM. HOMOPHOBIA. MILITARISM. NATIONALISM. DEVELOPMENT. ECOLOGY] OPERATE AGAINST THE SAME UNQUESTIONED BACKDROP OF GLOBAL CAPITALISM. THE AFFIRMATIVE ONLY ADDRESSES THE SYMPTOMS OF AN INCREASINGLY AGGRESSIVE CAPITALISM THAT SACRIFICES MILIONS ON A WHIM. INSTEAD OF ENGAGING IN THIS COMPARTMENTALIZED DAMAGE CONTROL, WE MUST BE REALISTIC AND DEMAND WHAT IS IMPOSSIBLE IN POSTMODERN POLITICAL STRUGGLES, NAMELY, ATTACK THE VERY HORIZON ON WHICH THESE STRUGGLES APPEAR, CAPITALISM ITSELF. ZIZEK IN 2000 [Slavoj, Qualification: Prounounced “Sluh-voy”, Contingency, Hegemony, Universality, p. 319-323]

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FINALLY, IN THE FACE OF A POLITICS WHICH DE-PRIVELEGES, AND THUS ULTIMATEL RENATURALIZES CAITALISM, INSTEAD OF A POLITICS OF INDIVIDUAL FIXES THE ALTERNATIVE WE WILL ADVOCATE IS ONE OF A UNIVERSAL STRUGGLE AGAINST CAPITALISM. POLITICS AS USUAL JUST RE-ARRANGES THE GLOBAL SUPER-MARKET, MAKING IT APPEAR MORE HUMANE AND ORGANIC WHILE ALL THE WHILE MASKING THE FACT THAT IT IS STILL BASED ON THE SAME EXPLOITATION OF PEOPLE AND THE ENVIRONMENT. A UNIVERSAL STRUGGLE AGAINST CAPITALISM HAS THE ABILITY TO ACTUALLY CHANGE THE UNDERYLN LOGIC OF POWER AND THE VERY HORIZON OF POLITICAL ACTION. THIS IS NOT A CALL FOR UTOPIAN POLITICS, BUT A REORIENTATION OF OUR CURRENT POLITICAL STRUGGLES SO THAT THEY CAN RESTRUCTURE THE SOCIAL HORIZON AND ACTUATE TRUE POLITICAL CHANGE ZIZEK IN 2000 [Slavoj, Qualification: Prounounced “Sluh-voy”, Contingency, Hegemony, Universality, p. 95101]

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