Gabriel Nadeau-Dubois gives Keynote at PowerShift 2012

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=aG02r5RVlGk Gabriel Nadeau-Dubois, former spokesperson for the Quebec student association CLASSE, called on the student movement and the labour movement to join forces with the climate justice movement in the opening keynote of PowerShift 2012, at The Canadian Museum of Civilization. In…

David Graeber reads H. L. Mencken’s “The Libido for the Ugly”

David Graeber reads H. L. Mencken’s 1927 satiric essay about Pittsburgh architecture “The Libido for the Ugly” as I draw his portrait in my Hackney kitchen in London, at the end of winter 2012. [youtube http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=YOkrVglUhik&w=560&h=315] “The Libido for the Ugly” (1927)…