things I don’t know shit about… https://sisyphusblog.wordpress.com/2018/07/19/things-i-dont-know-shit-about/ — Read on sisyphusblog.wordpress.com/2018/07/19/things-i-dont-know-shit-about/Read More things I don’t know shit about…
The other day, I commented on a post over at Larval Subjects. Someone replied to my last comment: Racism is socially constructed. Just like gender. They are just signifiers without a signified. Now how do you think you can explain and convince someone who doesn’t even know this kind of thinking exists? This is a […]Read More Philosophy and Racism.
Two Native American men who were touring Colorado State University were pulled off the organized visit by campus police when a parent called to report that she was nervous about their presence, school officials said Wednesday. — Read on http://www.denverpost.com/2018/05/02/colorado-state-university-native-americans-pulled-off-tour/ Utter ridiculousness. Systemic racism at its most obvious.Read More Colorado State University investigating after Native American men pulled off tour
In my very early and preliminary reflections on whiteness and being white it seems obvious to me that two issues are present in the philosophical reckoning. 1) The theoretical postmodern maxim of discursive reality. And 2) The fact that no human Being is actually white. At best, even an albino is not truly white. If […]Read More Problematizing Whiteness; Correlation and the Two Routes.
When we look at what Philosophy does through history, we might see that it is a more complicit role than a activist role. Philosophies of activism are necessarily divisional, so we can understand why philosophy appears more complicit. When we attempt to situate ethics in such complicitphilosophies, we may find that there has been an […]Read More The Postmodern Ethical Dilemma.
Zizek makes a good point somewhere about how the modern liberal must qualify his ethical position from all sides. Kind of like a political correct but more in that what occurs is he never arrives at any sort of ethical activity. Yeah; let’s get a little less relative: There is a correct ethical side to […]Read More The Correct Side.