Alain Badiou on the philosophy of money

Alain Badiou sees money as a stand in for a general, abstract and unlimited desire. Worth watching and carefully listening to!

(in french, english subtitles)

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1 Comment Alain Badiou on the philosophy of money

  1. AvatarMatthew Slater

    We will be saved not by politicians, NGOs, academics, violent actions, but by artists!
    But I agree that non-monetary exchange is key!
    And that charity is a part of capitalism, not its antidote.

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