Via ArtCal: Change rarely follows sanctioned plot lines. Rather it often pivots around hoax, hyperbole and stray details. These phantom turning points are not easily taxonomized or moralized within orthodox political logics. We expect the right story-an epic binary tale of enemies and innocents, when it is often the wrong story-a little epidemic of rumor and duplicity-that rules the world.
Still, the fact that most pigs are wearing lipstick expands an activist repertoire!
Architecture and urbanism contribute many wrong stories to the mix as they move headlong into the world, propagating forms of polity faster than proper political channels can legislate them. If the world spins around the actions of discrepant characters, architects, as classic facilitators of power, have long had a seat at the table.
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