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Against the Grain - June 5, 2013 at 12:00pm

Against the Grain, for June 5, 2013 - 12:00pm

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Against the Grain

The social historian Peter Linebaugh talks about the machine-breaking Luddites, the fencing off of the commons, and the radical message of Magna Carta.

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For 59 minutes the guests

For 59 minutes the guests babbles about the “Revolutionary” accomplishments of the romantic poets and the five times in history that Luddite machinists took wrenches to machines. Devotes one sentence to the Russian revolution and its real accomplishments, only to condemn them. Disgusting.

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