Laurie Cubbison on Wed, 4 Jun 1997 03:42:02 +0200 (MET DST)

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Re: <nettime> more provocations

On Wed, 4 Jun 1997, Richard Barbrook wrote:

> Hiya,
> Here's some basic banalities:
> Anarchism is neo-liberalism for hippies.
> Economy *is* social.
> Everyone should work so everyone can play.
> Giving gifts is better than exploiting others.

being in a position to give gifts positions one as one who could and 
perhaps does exploit, the nasty underpinning of the 'white man's burden.'
> Activity from below undermines conspiracies from above.


activity from above undermines conspiracies from below.
> Universal access is our goal: broad-band fibre for all!
sounds like a 50s era foundation garment to me. girdles for everyone!

> Later,
> Richard
laurie, who has been watching far too many x-files videos

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