There are serious political weaknesses in Foucault’s work. But many people are inspired by the radical side of his writing. He may not be easy to read – but what he does have to say is almost always thought provoking. . . .Though at times simplistic and not fully acquainted with Foucault's work, the rest of the article may be read here: http://www.socialistworker.co.uk/art.php?id=13783.