The characteristic of the factory planet is the capitalist subsumption not just of production, not just of consumption, not just of social reproduction (as in Fordism), but of life’s informational, genetic and ecological dimensions, with the implications reverberating back on all the other moments of its circuit.--"Twenty-First Century Species-Being" / Nick Dyer-Witheford [pdf].
No steroid hormones are approved for growth purposes in dairy cattle, veal calves, pigs, or poultry.
In the impossibility of defining a new "work of man," it is now a question of taking on biological life itself as the last and decisive historical task. The "work" of the living being in accordance with logos is the assumption and the care of that nutritive and sensitive life on whose exclusion Aristotelian politics had defined the ergon tou anthropou--"The work of man" / Giorgio Agamben. In Giorgio Agamben: Sovereignty & Life / Matthew Calarco, p. 6.
« Older Bing Crosby is something of the unofficial "classi... | In the 90s there was a niche J... Newer »
This thread has been archived and is closed to new comments
Buy a Shirt