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The other of the expert is the amateur; the antithesis of the expert is the generalist.
The personal is the political not because power is exercised there, but rather because antagonism is ever present.
a1. poor, lower middle class, middle class, upper middle class, rich a2. poor, working class, middle class, rich b1. poor versus rich b2. working class versus non-working class c1. individualism c2. humanism
In actuality, you seek a practice outside of politics.
Antagonistic contradiction—now that is politics.
Want to turn public space into a war zone? First, weaponize speech; next, arm everyone.
A recognition of interdependence can bring even greater strife; take, for example, friends who recognize their dependence upon enemies.
The revelation of someone’s “insecurities” makes social antagonism disappear.
Honestly hostility is more respectful than patronizing “pleasantness.”
Butch/femme or top/bottom dyads do not “imitate” an “original” heterosexual man/women dyad. Such binaries exist for the structural reason that sexuality is an antagonistic division.