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Marx Returns (2018) is my debut novel. I am writer-director of the arte/ZDF documentary Marx Reloaded (2011) @marxreloaded

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@paulmasonnews Paul, I can see a legal loophole. It's when Johnson delivers the letter but keeps his fingers crossed behind his back @krishgm might as well run that no confidence vote then. Seeing as this is the season for going through the motionsDon’t forget the launch of Ali Alizadeh’s new book Marx & Art in Melbourne Monday 21 October with Rachel Joy & Joe… https://t.co/Z95yLsaDnF
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10/19
2019
@unknowthyself front page of the Guardian now. Like they say, they won't flinch from their responsibility of monetizing ecocide @Chris_Comber @olliemears doesn't remain now dominate in the labour party ? @unknowthyself can someone just pause the ecocide so we can get home first ffs! So selfishFour complete video courses are now available for free: Reading Marx's Capital Volume 1 (both the new 2019 & the or… https://t.co/BtVEYoW5Vz
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10/17
2019
@olliemears @Chris_Comber the "to fully have" is the bit I'm struggling with. Why is the former the condition for the latter? @unknowthyself @AdamBandt socialism for the rich or barbarism @unknowthyself @justindclemens Miller once told Althusser that his partner "invents a concept a day". A took the remark seriously. @unknowthyself We've already written this one. In press from Barker and @justindclemens : "Socialism's Encore"
10/16
2019
@tribunemagazine @globalspectator @graceblakeley and the future lasts a long time. Your point?
10/14
2019
@mittmattmutt in no respect whatever is it a book. The idea that this makes it into libraries is faintly ridiculous… https://t.co/vUYVJp3ucV @Agonhamza I love bad advice, it's the only advice worth having @phantasmophage unfortunately there's no material to adapt. You're describing a unicorn's bio @owenhatherley and in them days you could record and actually own the content, instead of renting it for a limited… https://t.co/U2OLoRjszD @Unemployedneg this is a book, probably a novel
10/1
2019
@phantasmophage @JamesNGarrett I know them Egyptian dames dressed all zany and had suntans but they were still gene… https://t.co/HJGbJoxwE9Just arrived https://t.co/NFiGVB36SO
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9/30
2019
@mckenziewark If only Benjamin Noys had devoted a chapter to that
9/29
2019
@johnmcdonnellMP why of course! Because as we all know electric cars don't require any new roads to be built - or lithium mining @goffmania to what end? How much are they getting from gate receipts? Peanuts surely @phantasmophage Quick! It seems that someone has hacked into your account...
9/22
2019
@Unemployedneg fail better
9/20
2019
@unknowthyself you recall the Elvis tombstone scene in Spinal Tap...
9/19
2019
Marx & Philosophy I & II an online course with Ray Brassier https://t.co/RYYNxMu28h @RachelRileyRR @TracyAnnO @NickCohen4 fuck off you liar
9/17
2019
@Unemployedneg @mckenziewark & here's an Althusserian take on it @mckenziewark @Unemployedneg have you read Nick Bostrom's Are we living in a computer simulation?
9/10
2019
@Unemployedneg no there'd be a rebellion if they tried that
9/9
2019
@geejones1987 I only deal in transcendental numbersAs the former Vice President of Orpington College Students Union in the late 80s, I've got the nous to replace Jo J… https://t.co/1GZIX3j2SZ
9/5
2019
Just began reading ‘Marx Returns’ by @marxreloaded @Zer0Books ‘It is a historical fiction, psychological mystery,… https://t.co/wdHk5HRtvo
Retweeted by Jason BarkerIt's time to tackle the objections to Marx raised in this Mises essay: Labor and Capitalist Exploitation: Böhm-Bawe… https://t.co/WZ8f9q4q1T
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8/27
2019
Surely Norway counts as white European colonizers. Vikings? Norway produces 1.6 million barrels of oil a day. Why d… https://t.co/iY0zMuu4N5
8/25
2019
@BP_plc any comment on this? What energy "transition"? Your investment in renewables has declined since 2005 and yo… https://t.co/kwN2L6YQrO @shelford1975 @campbellclaret but you were quite happy to stay in the party when Blair and Campbell invaded Iraq. A… https://t.co/cf33hvbNNs @BBCNormanS "citizen" of Muswell Hill? You disgusting communist
7/30
2019
@edfesizewellc don't build it. Where is the fresh water coming from? A desalination plant more useful in that location. But not your plant
7/26
2019
@DrJulianWells the Tories voted for the new Tory leader. The new PM is decided by the Queen
7/24
2019
@AuthorViviana you should read Bob Meyer @AuthorViviana If they're both finite modes then why assume goal-oriented behaviour? To persist, to live. @AuthorViviana there is no normative definition of "animal" or "human" in this example
7/18
2019
@Rumblechrisss appeared three days after my review of his book for @LAReviewofBooks - note that no purchase of Marx… https://t.co/tGOF3p9xk8Aaron Bastani reviews Marx Returns on Amazon. If that's not a ringing endorsement then I don't know what is! (pleas… https://t.co/gSvg0gg4Vk
7/8
2019
@StephanEwald but it does not mention de-forestation. As you plant them they are cutting them down faster than you are able to plant them
7/5
2019
"An imaginative, uplifting, and sometimes disturbing alternative history" - Nina Power "This book is fabulous. The… https://t.co/1e0VZbMjLz
Retweeted by Jason BarkerA rollicking, zany, hilarious, irreverential reconstruction of the life and world of Karl Marx. ~ G. M. Goshgarian,… https://t.co/aVeW3Oe6qZ
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7/3
2019
My review for @LAReviewofBooks of Fully Automated Luxury Communism by Aaron Bastani https://t.co/0a5vuFg02z
6/28
2019
@TheCynicalEye @paulmasonnews but don't worry fully automated luxury communism will solve it. We'll all be drinking… https://t.co/6CELRjPMlD @socialistMike @GMB BP TV you mean. They hire murder squads to deal with climate protesters @TheCynicalEye @paulmasonnews nothing like a bit of optimism, eh?
6/21
2019
@Ebb_Magazine @lewishodder_ well, someone had to say it. great review
6/18
2019
@unknowthyself I delegated the review to my slave
6/17
2019
@krishgm I think your channel is confused. Who were your candidates pitching to at the end?
6/16
2019
@unknowthyself it's called AI, actually
6/11
2019
@Change_Britain @Chris_Comber The US doesn't even abide by WTO rules anymore so what good will a WTO Brexit do the UK? @MattFlisfeder @sunraysunray @AaronBastani my proper review of FALC due out in the LARB at the end of the month @justindclemens @unknowthyself Stone 'enge for sure @justindclemens @unknowthyself It never ever would have even occurred to me to go into teaching had it not been for that film @unknowthyself big bottom big bottom talk about mud flaps my girl's gottem big bottom drive me out of my mind how could I leave this behind @ValaAfshar @RobShiveley pesticide free and agro-chemical free food. But with round the clock 5G radiation presumably?
6/10
2019
@laurenkatekelly @tomjconley in the UK Uber is currently appealing to the Supreme Court, after losing at the Court of Appeal
6/7
2019
@DanielTutt thanks! Isn't he doing a book on tragedy?What Simon gets wrong here is the moral dilemma. There is no moral dilemma in Attic tragedy. Aeschylus is not Shake… https://t.co/EIJMeieumW
6/6
2019
@unknowthyself @DanielTutt the problem is Chomsky does not apply his own Enlightened reasoning to other people, onl… https://t.co/aARpcQOTUb @unknowthyself @BoudicaRivers can you forward their names so I can insult each and every one of them thanks ?
6/5
2019
@unknowthyself @SadiqKhan cut the crap @unknowthyself @SadiqKhan believe! https://t.co/FaLpBgLrcO @SadiqKhan I hate to deflate your balloon, but America was founded on genocide and slavery
Retweeted by Jason Barker @SadiqKhan I hate to deflate your balloon, but America was founded on genocide and slavery
6/4
2019
@HitchHarpLabour ... and has been since 1750. And?
6/3
2019
@jamielewis016 yeah that'll solve climate breakdown @SoniaPoulton is it more repugnant than the Iraq War? Serious question. Does the intake offend you more than the wa… https://t.co/Ahra5ZYTBI @MattFlisfeder my review of this ridiculous book will be published in the LARB next month
5/30
2019
The only reason Mario Adorf got to play Marx in this was because Maximilian Schell died. Fact. Adorf was going to p… https://t.co/a23CwbEzc0
5/28
2019
@unknowthyself @Briggs Air Supply
5/22
2019
On the Need for a New English Translation of Marx’s Capital https://t.co/XTyJATUJpE
5/21
2019
@phantasmophage @justindclemens there is a solution. Tragedy. Change the past.
5/20
2019
@justindclemens but think of the emissions
5/13
2019
Proud to announce that Marx Returns has been shortlisted for the Ernest Mandel Prize for Political Fiction
Retweeted by Jason Barker @yowiebatty with a side order of magic mushrooms. Anyway, the novel is available in all good bookshopsProud to announce that Marx Returns has been shortlisted for the Ernest Mandel Prize for Political Fiction
5/10
2019
@rosaluxbeirut are there any Orwell Prize for Political Fiction judges out there? It's the inaugural prize for pol… https://t.co/C7QZGKaLiL
Retweeted by Jason Barker @rosaluxbeirut are there any Orwell Prize for Political Fiction judges out there? It's the inaugural prize for pol… https://t.co/C7QZGKaLiL @DevonHanel the fiction is more interesting actuallyJason Barker @marxreturns Ray Brassier at the "Marx Returns" event at the Goethe-Institute Lebanon. https://t.co/inkx1aV38i
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5/9
2019
@TheMalcolmFinch if you believe in human rights don't let Madonna (try to) play that guitar @unknowthyself I can smell that
5/8
2019
My Karl Marx essay in the New York Times https://t.co/qlhbap6tkS
Retweeted by Jason BarkerOne of first reviews of Poetry from the Future thanks to @marxreturns: " (...) Horvat advocates a 'hope without opt… https://t.co/pmhnQSIk7r
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5/6
2019
"Marx Returns"- Thursday 25th April 2019 Second edition of our Critical Thought Series: British Theorist and Filmma… https://t.co/2de4R73Z7g
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4/17
2019
@phantasmophage can I get a side order of Aeschylus with that?
4/15
2019
Spinozism: (A = A) ≠ (A ≠ ¬A) @DrJulianWells @FinancialTimes a real FT story. if only it were as simple as checking "the excessive and greedy whi… https://t.co/mTc6l8Znd6 @ejansenmb @rcmaclean @TheNRAO @ehtelescope Maximilian Schell was due to play Marx before he died
4/11
2019
@heatherjhampson @socialistMike @JonScoff @danielbjones6 @Lashesxx try a refresher course @heatherjhampson @socialistMike @JonScoff @danielbjones6 @Lashesxx I advise @heatherjhampson to read some 19th cent… https://t.co/ASLryOScFb @heatherjhampson @socialistMike @JonScoff @danielbjones6 @Lashesxx Lucas doesn't offer any alternative economic mod… https://t.co/7Kt7yrVcKS
4/5
2019
@heatherjhampson @socialistMike @JonScoff @danielbjones6 @Lashesxx sustainable development assumes constant economi… https://t.co/5U4g2HrEwa
4/4
2019

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