To prevent social and ecological disaster, an alternative Prometheanism requires a turn away from power, production and profit towards a new relationship to necessity and the natural world.
On the mythological and biological necessity of work: "You can only survive if you work, since so much is working against you."
Do struggles against political, environmental, and gender domination also oppose the exploitation of labor?
1. Leaving the Twentieth Century
In Marx’s understanding of human rights, alienation violates the workers' rights. In “On the Jewish Question,” Marx notes that the great documents of right, like “The Declaration of the Rights of Man and of the Citizen,” consistently stress the importance of personal liberty, linking it to the free disposal of private property.