critical theory, philosophy

Reality, Naivety and Addiction; Part 2: Google and the failure of communication.

(Note: These posts refer to Slovoj Zizek's talk he did in Spain a few months ago; this one:   *** This ‘post-traumatic world’ that might exist in a utopian dream, if it were not for the naïve subject who is able to have a view where by hope can reside, does not occur within the… Continue reading Reality, Naivety and Addiction; Part 2: Google and the failure of communication.

philosophy

Evergreen University and the Intersectionality of Race, Vocality and Religion. An opinion — Yes, From A White Male.

(Sorry; correction: Evergreen State College) I've been paying attention to the blog Why Evolution Is True, specifically about the situation at Evergreen University in Olympia, Washington. Here is a quote from that link that I think gives a pretty good representation of what is really occurring over there, but a number of places besides: " “If… Continue reading Evergreen University and the Intersectionality of Race, Vocality and Religion. An opinion — Yes, From A White Male.

philosophy

I will have succeeded. 

If I will have gone through this life and contributed to the benefit of another while leaving no trace of my existence, I will have succeeded.  This, sort of, statement of position is in constant contrast to the conventional human standard forBeing. Conventional humanity presently is manifested in an imperative of what we can leave… Continue reading I will have succeeded.