Means TV streaming platform: Netflix for the working class

I.In the mining town of Matewan in West Virginia, a “battle” took place in 1920 between workers and henchmen from the Stone Mountain Coal Company. Even today you can see one or the other bullet hole in a house wall. Matewan is an important topos for the American left, comparable to the struggle of British […]

“Workers’ Time”, strike factory – Culture / Next

“L’history changed them and they changed history, transformed the way we think and live together. Without them, neither space travel nor universal suffrage. ” In the time of the workers, four-part documentary series broadcast from April 28 on Arte, the first episode of which can be seen exclusively on Liberation.fr, Stan Neumann (1) weaves the […]

At war with boredom: UFOs, magic chambers and split-screens

1 – With a band of mabouls Strip tease is it an exceptionally funny or excruciatingly depressing show? Should we laugh at the people she presents to us, sometimes even in an ultra-violent intimacy, or be indignant at the shameless gaze, bordering on condescension, that she poses on these great shipwrecked people of existence? At […]

Liberato, the strange Neapolitan – Culture / Next

There is a knock on the door: a messenger hands us a vinyl adorned with a rose taped to the cover. “From a Neapolitan admirer”, he blows before disappearing. We note that the rose is already withered. Perhaps because of the trip from Naples, cradle of the Liberato phenomenon, mysterious singer who since Valentine’s Day […]