Commodity fetishism is not feminism.       A great read! I still am not opposed to feminist /political messages on clothing as I do think they can be conversation starters, but this article is very strong in identifying the weakness of today's commodity fetishism.

Commodity fetishism is not feminism. A great read! I still am not opposed to feminist /political messages on clothing as I do think they can be conversation starters, but this article is very strong in identifying the weakness of today's commodity fetishism.

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This sleep mask is made with Liberty Print cotton on the front featuring some of the earths most majestic creatures in a purple/blue colorway! From the Liberty London website: Children’s author and illustrator, OK David, collaborated with the Liberty Design Team to create the Queue For The Zoo fabric design. Hand-drawn and painted exclusively for Liberty. The back is repurposed, high quality cashmere (color depends on what cashmere I have in stock, will always match the front). The head ...

This sleep mask is made with Liberty Print cotton on the front featuring some of the earths most majestic creatures in a purple/blue colorway! From the Liberty London website: Children’s author and illustrator, OK David, collaborated with the Liberty Design Team to create the Queue For The Zoo fabric design. Hand-drawn and painted exclusively for Liberty. The back is repurposed, high quality cashmere (color depends on what cashmere I have in stock, will always match the front). The head ...

Robin: "But humans are naturally gree..."  Batman: "Humans are greedy because we created a paradigm that necessitates it!!"  [follow this link to find a video and analysis on success, commodity fetishism, and greatness featuring Cornel West: http://www.thesociologicalcinema.com/1/post/2013/10/cornel-west-on-success-commodity-fetishism-and-greatness.html]

Robin: "But humans are naturally gree..." Batman: "Humans are greedy because we created a paradigm that necessitates it!!" [follow this link to find a video and analysis on success, commodity fetishism, and greatness featuring Cornel West: http://www.thesociologicalcinema.com/1/post/2013/10/cornel-west-on-success-commodity-fetishism-and-greatness.html]

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Exploring Commodity Fetishism of the Human Body: Plastic Surgery Fetish and Celebrity

Exploring Commodity Fetishism of the Human Body: Plastic Surgery Fetish and Celebrity

Godiva Chocolatier | Glamour Campaign | Flaunt Your Passion | SNOB APPEAL suggests that the use of the product makes the customer part of an elite group with a luxurious and glamorous life style

Godiva Chocolatier | Glamour Campaign | Flaunt Your Passion | SNOB APPEAL suggests that the use of the product makes the customer part of an elite group with a luxurious and glamorous life style

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[click on this image to find a short clip and analysis which discusses Marx's theory of commodity fetishism and how the social relations of capitalism are obscured, so that the consumer is often unable to see sweatshop labor]

[click on this image to find a short clip and analysis which discusses Marx's theory of commodity fetishism and how the social relations of capitalism are obscured, so that the consumer is often unable to see sweatshop labor]

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'Hasn't this got to do with the key themes of pop art though?, mass production, commodity fetishism etc'

'Hasn't this got to do with the key themes of pop art though?, mass production, commodity fetishism etc'

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Does this mean I am pro-Marxist and anti-capitalism?  It does not but it does mean I am against child labor and slave wages.  And allowing both multi-million or billion dollar companies and labor unions to have total control of our government.

Does this mean I am pro-Marxist and anti-capitalism? It does not but it does mean I am against child labor and slave wages. And allowing both multi-million or billion dollar companies and labor unions to have total control of our government.

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glamorous. fabulous. charming. fun. flirty. elegant. exciting. delicate. whimsical. wonderful. dramatic. cute. dreamy. alluring. magnificent. daring. enticing. enchanting. charming. sassy. sexy. sweet. artistic. creative. exquisite. stunning. daring....

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