“A typical liberal may recognize contributor names on the cover like the Yes Men and Billionaires for Bush, but the guts of the book also nod to IWW, Earth First! and Otpor.”

Cole Wardell

David Proto


David Proto is an artist, activist, cultural agitator, and active member of the Enmedio Collective, which is dedicated to the investigation of the artistic practices that are found in the midst of politics, aesthetics, and new technologies. He is also a founder and strategist of the cultural association Memetro.net, which is dedicated to the investigation and creation of collaborative tools of civil disobedience against the abuses of public transport fares. He also specializes in the development of creative systems of artificial intelligence in networks, and in the struggle for recognition of the social rights of new life forms based in AI.


Contributed Modules

Case Study: Champions of Unemployment

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March 13, 2014

In June 2013, Barcelona’s city council shocked residents by renting out the iconic Columbus Monument to two multinational companies to use as a billboard — just another case of public goods being sold off or rented while private companies make massive profits. Immediately thereafter, those two companies put an enormous   …Continue Reading