Category: cultural critique
The Ubiquitous drug of modernity.
Our first and most obvious craving was for sugar. You don’t realize that sugar is really just a low-level cocaine addiction until you don’t have it … Knowing your addictions… ——— most people do not think about it. But when you do, you must have some sort of sinking feeling in your stomach. Then also…
Racism as Psychological Disorder.
I would add that to suggest a return to a “primary source” as looking at evidence from history, does not take the full step; but it is indeed a necessary step to allow for the condition which is indeed primary. We should not stop at historical materialism.
Fear of Losing Power.
Trump voters motivated by fear of losing status, study finds. We just might find one day that the only power that can be lost is that power which is invested of fear of losing power. ☺️✨ Somehow, I doubt it though. People love their fear.
Opinion: Putin, Kremlin were unprepared for a US-EU assault
Opinion: Putin, Kremlin were unprepared for a US-EU assault Opinion: Putin, Kremlin were unprepared for a US-EU assault — Read on virtualborscht.com/2018/04/11/opinion-putin-kremlin-were-unprepared-for-a-us-eu-assault/ This may be a stretch, but like Fergie, I’m not afraid to experiment. We like to play nice in the west. Even our meanest playing is still often nice. But we are smart and…
Non-Philosophy and Aphilosophy: Departure. An Exercise of Metalepsis; Spinoza and the term part 2; Laruelle and the Quadripartite.
If we are steadfast in our undertaking we will not labor our attitude of righteousness. Yet, we likewise must not fall back into the comfort of the easy way. The challenge is to indeed be challenged, and not to again be presented with another variation of puzzle, for by now the puzzles are seen to…