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  • The Craving for Democracy

    Craving real democracy, many people are unwilling to participate in an electoral game that does not provide any form of genuine popular control over decisions that affect people's well-being and freedom.

  • Tough Lessons for Rahm

    The number of black educators in Chicago's public schools dropped precipitously. With actions that disproportionately affected black teachers, that pattern continued under Mayor Rahm Emanuel.

Frank Smecker

Frank Smecker

Frank Smecker is the author of Night of the World: Traversing the Ideology of Objectivity (Zero Books). An emerging voice in the canon of social theory, contemporary philosophy and Žižekian dialectics, his topics of interest include: left politics, philosophy, Freudo-Lacanian psychoanalysis, radical environmentalism, workers' rights and movements, lit-theory, film and music. His work has appeared in numerous publications, including the International Journal of Žižek Studies, Everyday Analysis, OWS Journal, The Ecologist, Z Magazine, Truthout, among others. You can follow him on Twitter at: @FSmecker.

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Frank Smecker

Frank Smecker

Frank Smecker is the author of Night of the World: Traversing the Ideology of Objectivity (Zero Books). An emerging voice in the canon of social theory, contemporary philosophy and Žižekian dialectics, his topics of interest include: left politics, philosophy, Freudo-Lacanian psychoanalysis, radical environmentalism, workers' rights and movements, lit-theory, film and music. His work has appeared in numerous publications, including the International Journal of Žižek Studies, Everyday Analysis, OWS Journal, The Ecologist, Z Magazine, Truthout, among others. You can follow him on Twitter at: @FSmecker.

Other articles by this author