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The Latest Zizek, from the Guardian

https://www.theguardian.com/books/video/2018/oct/24/slavoj-zizek-tells-owen-jones-clinton-is-the-problem-not-trump Philosophy, as a capitalist apologetic disruption, is not ending, it is changing. As Zizek calls it, into 'cognitive mapping'. The 'end of philosophy', 'the end of history' or 'the end of the world' is from the intrinsic mythology within which identity knows itself: What it sees as its own change approaches, is its end,… Continue reading The Latest Zizek, from the Guardian

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Historical Apologetics: Against Non-Philosophical Humanism

Against Non-Philosophical Humanism http://syntheticzero.net/2018/10/29/against-non-philosophical-humanism/ — Read on syntheticzero.net/2018/10/29/against-non-philosophical-humanism/ Though I would have something to say about his conclusion or estimation at the end, the first 87% of the essay is excellent description of non-philosophy and some of it it's philosophical problems. The perspective of this essay is still based from modern-post-modern centrality, which is to… Continue reading Historical Apologetics: Against Non-Philosophical Humanism

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Mourning and Acceptance in the Transition to Pre-history: Fourteen Recommendations on Living Beyond Collapse-Denial

Fourteen Recommendations on Living Beyond Collapse-Denial http://syntheticzero.net/2018/10/29/fourteen-recommendations-on-living-beyond-collapse-denial/ — Read on syntheticzero.net/2018/10/29/fourteen-recommendations-on-living-beyond-collapse-denial/ #theactualendoftheworld But of course, we should understand the potential to overdetermine what is involved in this event. The inability to point to a specific evental horizon is itself the collapse; that is to say, the assumption involved in the effort which understands itself as… Continue reading Mourning and Acceptance in the Transition to Pre-history: Fourteen Recommendations on Living Beyond Collapse-Denial