By Alain Badiou
A new application for the Left after the demise of neoliberalism.
“We be aware of that communism is the best speculation. All those that abandon this speculation instantly renounce themselves to the industry economic system, to parliamentary democracy—the type of country suited for capitalism—and to the inevitable and ‘natural’ personality of the main titanic inequalities.” —Alain Badiou
Alain Badiou’s ‘communist hypothesis’, first said in 2008, lower in the course of the cant and compromises of the earlier two decades to reconceptualize the Left. The speculation is a clean call for for common emancipation and a galvanizing name to hands. somebody considering the way forward for the planet must reckon with the information defined inside this book.
“An inheritor to Jean-Paul Sartre and Louis Althusser.” —Lucy Wadham, New Statesman
“Shaking the rules of Western liberal democracy.” —Times larger schooling Supplement
“One of the saddest, funniest books of the previous 20 years.” —John Kappes, Cleveland undeniable Dealer