Monthly Archives: July 2022
There is only “general intellect” that misrecognizes its own process of production.
There is only a narcissism of minor differences refracted and magnified out of all proportion.
All humans are basically the same size. Why don’t we just talk, face-to-face.
Centrism is rather parasitic on left and right positions, falling and rising forces.
Amateurism in scholarship ranges far wider than our expertise, yet not as far as our ignorance.
I think the primary task of thinking is to make us less stupid and more clear about our stupidities.
The modern world, for instance, is full of anti-traditional traditionalism or traditional anti-traditionalism.
Don’t criticize your students for “gaming the system” if you test and discipline like a bureaucrat; don’t criticize their parents for acting like customers when your workplace treats them like revenue streams.
How many of those “sophisticated critiques” of progress were meant to keep our societies the same and us in our place?