Choke Points: Mapping an Anticapitalist Counter-Logistics – Degenerate Communism (2014)

2011-Present, Date, Defining the Enemy, Disruptive Spaces, History/Theory, Infrastructure/Data, Privatization, Sabotage/Ecotage, Tactics of Disruption, The Bourgeoisie, Theory

Essay arguing for the material and theoretical logic behind the disruption of the circulation of capital. A mapping of the logistical infrastructure of California with assessment of its major choke points

“It should be obvious by now that logistics is capital’s own project of cognitive mapping. […] We might imagine, then, a logistics against logistics, a counter-logistics which employs the conceptual and technical equipment of the industry in order to identify and exploit bottlenecks, to give our blockaders a sense of where they stand within the flows of capital.”