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The Surveillance Tendency of Capitalism

An alternative perspective on surveillance capitalism

Photo by Tobias Tullius on Unsplash

In Capital, Marx makes a rather quick but firm observation regarding the role of the capitalist as a potential labourer:

Of course, he [the capitalist] can, like his labourer, take to work himself… but he is then only hybrid between capitalist and labourer, a ‘small master’. A…

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