Accelerated Substance Abuse -Benjamin Noys‏


“Hence in discussion with Ray Brassier in Berlin I’m certainly not suggesting we envisage a future without antibiotics, although I did point out the various iatrogenic effects of capitalism, but what about the uneven distribution of antibiotics now. So, the battle for the future, to make an obligatory Terminator reference, is being fought here-and-now. What future we have cannot be left to the future, but involves struggles over the stakes of ‘substance’, including the violently uneven distribution of the substances to sustain life, that cannot be deferred or regarded as simply requiring a technological solution.”
read the rest @ http://tripleampersand.org/accelerated-substance-abuse/

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