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I too have found some of his thinking very interesting at times but upon
learning the extent of his political views I refuse to engage with his work

See below:

*"Nick Land advocates for racially based absolutist micro-states, where
unregulated capitalism combines with genetic separation between global
elites and the ‘refuse’ (his term) of the rest. It’s a eugenic philosophy
of ‘hyper-racism’, as he describes it on the racist blog Alternative Right,
or ‘Human Biodiversity’ (HBD). Here, class dominance and inequality are
mapped onto, explained, and justified by tendencies for the elite to mate
with each other and spawn a new species with an expanding IQ. Yes, this
‘hyper-racism’ is that daft – and would be laughed off as the fantasy of a
neoliberal Dr Strangelove if it didn’t have leverage in this miserable
climate of the ascendant far right. Regarding the other side, the domain of
the ‘refuse’, Land uses euphemism to stand in for the white nationalist
notion of a coming ‘white genocide’: ‘demographic engineering as an
explicit policy objective’, ‘steady progress of population replacement’, is
the racial threat he describes on the bleak webpages of The Daily Caller. "*

https://conversations.e-flux.com/t/why-is-nick-land-still-
embraced-by-segments-of-the-british-art-and-theory-scenes/6329


On Fri, Mar 2, 2018 at 4:35 PM, Nina Temporär <nina-t...@gmx.de> wrote:

>
> > Am 02.03.2018 um 16:03 schrieb Richard Barbrook <
> rich...@imaginaryfutures.net>:
> >
> >
> > We did warn you that Deleuze and Guattari were the class enemy!
> >
> > Richard
>
> Hi Richard,
>
> Whoa, bold one-line-claims thrown into the silence of a snowy Friday
> afternoon!  Nice attitude :) But….
>
> It’s no big deal to know how Foucault kickstarted postmodern
> Left-Nietzscheanism, and that Gudrun Ensslin initially run a little Nazi
> publishing house.
>
> But could you elaborate on this one please?
> (And don’t tell me you believe in 'the other side of reason' =
> anti-intellectualism = right-wing. That formula is so uninformed and
> ableist…
> I want to hear better arguments.)
>
> Cheers N
>
> >
> > =======================
> >
> > Dr. Richard Barbrook
> > Dept of Politics and IR,
> > University of Westminster
> > 32-38 Wells Street
> > LONDON W1T 3UW
> > England
> >
> > +44 (0)7879 441873
> >
> > Skype: richard.barbrook
> > Facebook: Richard Barbrook
> > Twitter: @richardbarbrook
> >
> > http://www.gamesforthemany.org
> > http://www.cybersalon.org
> > http://www.classwargames.net
> > http://www.politicsandmediafreedom.net
> > http://www.imaginaryfutures.net
> > http://www.imaginaryfutures.net/other-works
> >
> > 'Clause 5: That as the laws ought to be equal, so
> > they must be good, and not evidently destructive
> > to the safety and well-being of the people.'
> >
> > The Levellers, The 1647 Agreement of the People
> > for a Firm and Present Peace Upon Grounds of
> > Common Right.
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