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Hat tip for this to Critical Thinking‘s Daily-picking’s: Imbeciles or vassals?

Published on Dec 3, 2012

Author Murray Bookchin was interviewed by Doug Morris on October 18, 1993.

From Wikipedia:

Murray Bookchin (January 14, 1921 – July 30, 2006)[5] was an Americananarchist andlibertarian socialist author, orator, historian, and political theoretician. A pioneer in theecology movement,[6] Bookchin initiated the critical theory of social ecology within anarchist, libertarian socialist, and ecological thought. He was the author of two dozen books covering topics in politics, philosophy, history, urban affairs, and ecology. Among the most important were Our Synthetic Environment, Post-Scarcity Anarchism, and The Ecology of Freedom. In the late 1990s he became disenchanted with the increasingly apolitical lifestylism of the contemporary anarchist movement (see: lifestyle anarchism) and stopped referring to himself as an anarchist. Instead, he founded his own libertarian socialist ideology called Communalism.[7]

Bookchin was an anti-capitalist and vocal advocate of the decentralisation of society along ecological and democratic lines. His writings on libertarian municipalism, a theory of face-to-face, assembly democracy, had an influence on the Green movement and anti-capitalistdirect action groups such as Reclaim the Streets.