unsplash-logoAshes Sitoula In order for human society to function, it requires countless abstractions (i.e. illusory manifestations of social phenomena that do not in actuality exist). Society itself is one such abstraction. The basis of any real critique of bourgeois society, of the later phases of the information and telecommunications revolution, or of human society … Continue reading The Necessity of Exposing Social Constructs and Illusory Manifestations of Social Life: Exposing Some Basic Concepts
I think the internet was humanity's best achievement thus far. All other innovations pale in comparison. All of human knowledge is now knowable instantaneously. Never before was this possible in any previous epoch. We are all connected to one another through this medium of communication and anonymous exchange. Let us preserve this great achievement … Continue reading The Internet is Humanity’s Best Achievement: Let Us Use It To Better Ourselves
Atheism is the negation of religion. Trotskyism is Marxism and Leninism with the negation of "Marxism-Leninism", i.e., Stalinism. Both atheism and Trotskyism are defined by the fundamental negation of an aspect considered "normal" of the thing of which they are a part of, i.e. theology or Leninism (Marxism in the era of imperialism). This … Continue reading Atheism and Trotskyism: Both Negations of certain Ideology’s, Both Attacked For Similar Reasons
Religion and Socialism: A New Answer To The Religious Question Prelude to my Magnus Opus on Religion and Socialism Some Historical Context (those familiar with the Trotskyist interpretation of the history of the Russian Revolution and the "fall of communism" can skip over this) In 1917 a revolution in Russia erupted that shook the … Continue reading Religion and Socialism: A New Answer To The Religious Question
How anyone can harm an old person, a child, or an animal escapes me. The world is filled with terror, not actual terror but emotional terror. There are laws of physics that cannot be broken, and written laws that exist only because they can be broken. The worst atrocities can take place in 3 seconds, … Continue reading Briefly On The Constant Existential and Moral Terror
I hold an apple in my hand realizing that the apple in my hand which I am perceiving is not the apple that exists outside of me, but rather exists as an internal abstraction of the apple itself. Therein begins the terrifying realization that everything I know or think I know is only that … Continue reading I know nothing! All I know is but a part of myself even though it exists outside of myself!
I once said that "one cannot fight injustice with injustice". But I realize now that this only touches the tip of the iceberg. More specifically, it can be said that "one cannot fight objective injustice with objective injustice", or that "one cannot fight merely subjective injustice with any form of injustice". First of all, what … Continue reading The Foundation of the Idea of Objective and Subjective injustice and its Relation to Mercy