Tuesday, August 01, 2006

Murray Bookchin dies aged 85

“The very process of building an anarchist movement from below is viewed as the process of consociation, self-activity and self-management that must ultimately yield that revolutionary self that can act upon, change and manage an authentic society”
-Murray Bookchin

The Last Utopian
The Visionary Life of Murray Bookchin
By BRIAN TOKAR, July 31, 2006

Murray Bookchin, the visionary social theorist and activist, died during the early morning of Sunday, July 30th in his home in Burlington, Vermont. During a prolific career of writing, teaching and political activism that spanned half a century, Bookchin forged a new anti-authoritarian outlook rooted in ecology, dialectical philosophy and left libertarianism.
Read on: http://www.counterpunch.org/tokar07312006.html

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