“Was not their mistake once more bred of the life of slavery that they had been living?—a life which was always looking upon everything, except mankind, animate and inanimate—‘nature,’ as people used to call it—as one thing, and mankind as another, it was natural to people thinking in this way, that they should try to make ‘nature’ their slave, since they thought ‘nature’ was something outside them” — William Morris

Monday, January 31, 2011

Harman post on Cairo Streets

Really strong video footage of the passion in Egypt right now—shown in spontaneous street cleaning. I think Graham's assessment of what's going on is spot on. It's the idea of “taking our country back” for real...

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