The Unabomber and the origins of anti-tech radicalism

@article{Fleming2021TheUA,
  title={The Unabomber and the origins of anti-tech radicalism},
  author={Sean Fleming},
  journal={Journal of Political Ideologies},
  year={2021},
  volume={27},
  pages={207 - 225}
}
  • Sean Fleming
  • Published 7 May 2021
  • Art
  • Journal of Political Ideologies
ABSTRACT Theodore Kaczynski, better known as the Unabomber, is one of America’s most infamous domestic terrorists. His 1995 Manifesto, ‘Industrial Society and Its Future’, is well known and influential among radicals of many stripes, yet surprisingly little has been written about it. This article uncovers the origins of Kaczynski’s ideas and examines his influence on contemporary anti-tech radicalism. Using newly discovered archival material, I reveal the sources that Kaczynski deliberately… 
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