Episode 29: Peter Lamborn Wilson
The November 8 edition of Horizontal Power Hour transmits a “revolutionary greeting” from the prominent American anarchist writer and underground intellectual Peter Lamborn Wilson to the occupants of Liberty Plaza in Lower Manhattan. Wilson also discusses the role of technology in grassroots anti-authoritarian mobilizations, the need for spiritual anarchy and the lineage of his work in the thinking of the Occupiers as well as that of James Scott and David Graeber. The show also contains an essay from the Dream Committee’s Chris on rediscovering the neighbors in post-electrical Connecticut. Action news from around the world and music from The Pogues, Ska-P and Tansy and Tarweed are also featured. Original air-date: 11-8-11.