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Category: Displacement

Stage invasion at the end of the Birmingham People & Planet show. Photo credit: Three Acres And A Cow.

Three Acres and a Cow: Review

Connecting the Norman Conquest and Peasants’ Revolt with fracking and the housing crisis via the Enclosures and Industrial Revolution, the show draws a compelling narrative through the people’s history of Britain. Part TED talk, part folk club sing-a-long, come and share these tales as they have been shared for generations.

Plant Magic

from Sean Donahue Like gods and people, plants exist for themselves -- and as part the complex ecologies from which they emerge. Many contemporary magical practitioners approach them simply as inert objects to be used in ritual or spellcraft-- a perspective and approach that both emerge from and reinforce capitalist materialist culture's denial of the living intelligences of the other than human world.

The Revolutionary Dead: Karl Marx (part one)

From Rhyd Wildermuth: "Capitalism was new; there was no precedent, and it seemed to be a machine as inscrutable as the factory might have been to the rural peasant. Fortunately, a man devoted his entire life to understanding it."