Becoming-Autonomy

Destroying the old world through revolutionary transgression is often presented in these pages as if it is less an action of gesture than one of language. This, of course, is incorrect, as gesture and language cannot be compartmentalized as homogenous zones of the event. Discourse and action/narrative and behavior are coterminous. If it appears otherwise […]

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Recently Published: Global Rome

Indiana University Press has just published Global Rome: Changing Faces of the Eternal City, which contains an essay on Ultras and fandom. “Football, Romanità, and the Search for Stasis,” gives a sense of how affective and active is the fascist narrative of Romanità in the lives of certain Romans. Although it was challenging to write […]

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The Price of Heroes

For Homer, Athena is the coming together of every force necessary for heroic action to conquer the moment at hand. She is an ethical approach to life, one unburdened by a necessarily moralistic conformity to Form and Tradition. She is life in all of its glorious natural perfection, in direct opposition to the universal law […]

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Gasoline is Divine

“Don’t worry about creating some massive political movement or recruiting thousands or millions of people. Don’t worry about changing the State. Barbarians don’t worry about changing the State. That’s for men of the State — who believe in and belong to the State.” – Jack Donovan[1] Counter-Currents has published a new paper, “Life is Always Right: […]

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There’s a Storm Coming

“You must know that blood has no value or splendor unless it has been freed from the prison of the arteries by iron or fire.” – F.T. Marinetti[1]   In the early days of July 1923, a heroic and blasphemous storm blew across the Carso plain and down into the Po river valley. Its high […]

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This is a Symphony

What shall we do, when public art becomes so vulgarly Marketable,   So Progressive, so Modern, so Global?   Set it on fire, and in doing so, create the next avant-garde:   The flaming wicks of Molotov cocktails will be our paintbrushes,   Terrifying sirens and megaphones will be our orchestras, we’ll scribe   New […]

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