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The Extensions of Denial: Philosophy of the Real and Addiction.

unfinished notes... On the possibility of philosophy: Philosophy, which once seemed outmoded, remains alive because the moment of its realization was missed... ...This describes the same situation as 'the philosophical revolution'... ...The summary judgement that it had merely interpreted the world is itself crippled by resignation before reality, and becomes a defeatism of reason after… Continue reading The Extensions of Denial: Philosophy of the Real and Addiction.

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Love and the Truth Procedure (second try)

This post is my attempt to answer the question that Agent Swarm put forth in his recent post, which I reposted just before this post.  Q: "Why is the truth procedure that includes love called “love”?, which should not go without saying. Why should “love” (the truth procedure) include psychoanalysis but not religion? Q: "Why… Continue reading Love and the Truth Procedure (second try)

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REPOST of Agent Swarm post on Badiou and Love.

There is no absolute name for a generic multiplicity, any particular name quickly becomes associated with a predicative multiplicity of which the degree of apparition is greater than the minimum. Badiou has increasingly argued that the actual history of the name “proletariat” has made it less generic and more predicative, and so increasingly defunct as […]… Continue reading REPOST of Agent Swarm post on Badiou and Love.