O maravilhoso texto

... do André Gorz está online: The social ideology of the motorcar.

“People,” writes Illich, “will break the chains of overpowering transportation when they come once again to love as their own territory their own particular beat, and to dread getting too far away from it.” But in order to love “one’s territory” it must first of all be made livable, and not trafficable. The neighborhood or community must once again become a microcosm shaped by and for all human activities, where people can work, live, relax, learn, communicate, and knock about, and which they manage together as the place of their life in common. When someone asked him how people would spend their time after the revolution, when capitalist wastefulness had been done away with, Marcuse answered, “We will tear down the big cities and build new ones. That will keep us busy for a while.”

A ler e recortar.

Criado/Created: 21-08-2018 [10:14]

Última actualização/Last updated: 24-06-2020 [09:15]


Voltar à página inicial.


GNU/Emacs Creative Commons License

(c) Tiago Charters de Azevedo