Category Archives: Politics

internet

Perhaps the first and foremost important characteristic to acknowledge about internet comments is that they are opportunistic. All their other features emerge from and are explained by this.

Posted in Internet, Politics | Leave a comment

I really love this Roggenvid

This is one of my new favourites. I have some old favourites but this is my one of my new ones.

Posted in Music, Philosophy, Politics, video | Leave a comment

Well

Posted in Internet, Philosophy, Politics, ranty shit, video | Leave a comment

One Hundred Years of Solitude

“Actually, in spite of the fact that everyone considered him mad, José Arcadio Sugundo was at that time the most lucid inhabitant of the house. He taught little Aureliano how to read and write, initiated him in the study of … Continue reading

Posted in Philosophy, Politics, Uncategorized | Leave a comment

trilluminati

Posted in Internet, Philosophy, Politics, ranty shit | Leave a comment

Steve Roggenbuck is a great artist

Posted in Philosophy, Politics, video | Leave a comment

Bunuel’s ‘The Discreet Charm of the Bourgeoisie’

Posted in Politics, video | Leave a comment

Chthulucene

Donna Haraway, “Anthropocene, Capitalocene, Chthulucene: Staying with the Trouble”, 5/9/14 from AURA on Vimeo. And a quick quote from David Collings’ Stolen Future, Broken Present: “What happens to our orientation to the future when its livability is cast into doubt and … Continue reading

Posted in Climate Change, Philosophy, Politics, video | Leave a comment

Ideology, An Introduction (more Terry)

It is important to see that, in the critique of ideology, only those interventions will work which make sense to the mystified subject itself. In this sense, ‘ideology critique’ has an interesting affinity with the techniques of psychoanalysis. ‘Criticism’, in … Continue reading

Posted in Philosophy, Politics, ranty shit | Leave a comment

The Ideology of the Aesthetic

“Bourgeois ideology… continually violates one of the central functions of ideology in general, which is to make the subject feel that the world is not an altogether inhospitable place.” – Terry Eagleton, The Ideology of the Aesthetic, p.331

Posted in Philosophy, Politics | Leave a comment