Josie Michelle (@ofthesparrows)

Josie is a philosophy scholar and a contributing editor at New Socialist. You can read more of her work at peachtreepeartree.com.


Against the New Vitalism.

Recent attempts to rehabilitate vitalism, despite claims to be radically ecological, are an example of how fascism re-appropriates the past in an attempt to colonise the future.

We Are Not Your Flock: Reading Angela Smith with Rancière.

What does the Independent Group’s claimed “duty to lead” tell us about their attitude towards the world-making capacities of the working class?

Editors' Selection 2018

Some of our editors' favourite pieces we've published in 2018

Rhetoric, Responsibility, & the Problem of the Political: Some thoughts after reading Andrew O’Hagan on Grenfell Tower

Andrew O’Hagan’s ‘The Tower’ is neither radical or neutral, but a symptom of a middle-class journalism that upholds and supports the given political order through its dishonest claims of objectivity

Against the New Vitalism.

Recent attempts to rehabilitate vitalism, despite claims to be radically ecological, are an example of how fascism re-appropriates the past in an attempt to colonise the future.

We Are Not Your Flock: Reading Angela Smith with Rancière.

What does the Independent Group’s claimed “duty to lead” tell us about their attitude towards the world-making capacities of the working class?

Editors' Selection 2018

Some of our editors' favourite pieces we've published in 2018

Rhetoric, Responsibility, & the Problem of the Political: Some thoughts after reading Andrew O’Hagan on Grenfell Tower

Andrew O’Hagan’s ‘The Tower’ is neither radical or neutral, but a symptom of a middle-class journalism that upholds and supports the given political order through its dishonest claims of objectivity