March 15, 2020

Taming the Rebel Body :: Caliban and the Witch, Chapter 3

Capitalism needed to invent a new kind of person, a new subject to fit into its scheme. Science and rationalist philosophy was happy to provide.

Mentioned on the podcast:

Harriet Washington Medical Apartheid

Richard Dawkins The Selfish Gene

Jared Diamond Guns, Germs, and Steel

Excellent critique of Diamond's book from the Savage Minds blog 


Music on this episode by Big Blood and I Love You.

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