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Yet even more “personal traumas” are actually political problems.
The personal is the political not because power is exercised there, but rather because antagonism is ever present.
Ethical maturity means seeing all the colors; political maturity means seeing in black and white.
The first pole is aesthetic: the drive to create. The second pole is political: the drive to emancipate.
One can rely on individual strength to “get ahead”; it takes collective power, though, to “move forward.”
It is an impossibility in the political realm and a fantasy in the sexual field.
The aesthetic, the ethical, the political; Heidegger’s Being and Time, Sartre’s Being and Nothingness, Badiou’s Being and Event.
Jazz is the only music which has solved the “political” problem of collective action and self-disclosure.
The intellectual and political cannot be subtended by love, as their affective ground is respect. In this respect, their contrast with aesthetics and ethics is undeniable.