The space necessary for self discovery
I abhor the common refrain, often an excuse from responsibility, that we need to “find ourselves”.
Yet, without a small … More lint
want something else
The more we attempt to assert ourselves, the more we tend to fight for the same things. dominance through conquest.… More lint
The greater good
To zoom out and see the larger picture over the long term is to abstract the individuals into system components.… More lint
Destruction for Difference
Individualism is not building-up-towards or revealing-the-self, but destruction of the common, which translates as novel difference.
The seduction of new … More lint
if uniqueness is penultimate, then…
We assume more liberty will allow unique individuality to flourish.
But what if freedom primarily promotes libidinal fulfillment, which is … More lint
The Problem with the Hero’s Journey
Fate must call you to become a hero, and you must draw forth your unique (separate and special) individuality to … More lint
Individuals are Unequal
Karl Marx, in 1875, critiques seeing workers as only workers, diminishing them through categorization and ignoring their diversity of human … More lint
Sensible conversation as a “representation”
“nowadays one can talk with anyone, and it must be admitted that peoples opinions are exceedingly sensible, yet the conversation … More lint