Having eased his thoughts by confession, he gave me the slip of paper written in cipher which you'll find inclosed in this. There is my note on the spot where the diamonds are hidden, he mentioned. When I initially saw it I recognized the energy of this photograph.
That all there is are consistent ethical-political Nelson mandelas childhood defined his identity essay and practices binding us in relation to each other as a species and non-human life.
Indeed, that identity politics, albeit useful, are limited, given the destructive Eurocentric legacy of reform-based progressive-liberalism that invented them and therefore the need for distinguishing between the former and radicalism from a social movement, anti-racist feminist, and decolonial perspective.
As opposed to building bridges and transnationally demolishing walls across our dynamically, complicated, intersecting and diverging roots, and what may yet be recoverable of them, in spite of what remains unacknowledged and has been erased and disappeared.
As this Earth, with its own timetable and schedule, continues to exponentially respond to our puritan, utilitarian, and materialist raping and pillaging, while the titanic sinks, with all of us aboard, in these politically dogmatic and polarized times.
From franchise-colonial Egypt to settler-colonial Turtle Island: Ideologies and Political Purity are an illusion: Infinite possibilities, but One Truth: Ideologies are an illusion. Gandhi combatting British-white supremacist colonial rule, that resulted in the partitioning of India and Pakistan and later Bangladeshwhile being a rapist, a misogynist, a sexist, a racist, and a firm believer in and adherent to Hindu caste systems.
Political purity is a delusion and all there is are coherent and consistent ethical-political principles and stances. Especially when decolonial, anti-racist, ablest, feminist, queer, indigenous and radical black scholarships and organizers[vii] have long argued and followed the Foucauldian dictum of: Power seduces and passes through the hands of masters no less than those oppressed and therefore no one is ever completely an oppressor and no one is completely oppressed either.
This is despite the fact that Egyptians spontaneously and anarchistically organized themselves and attempted to relatively maintain power in its horizontal form, even if but for a moment in time, whether through: Indeed, for the first time and en masse taking control of their own affairs, decision making, and lives.
We had a dream, yet failed, why? Totalitarian forces act from without, but fascism infects the veins and crevices of the daily lives of the people, thereby laying the foundation for death-oriented powers to find a joyful welcome among the masses. Fascism, in shaping the micro-forces and micro-machines, which produce desire yes, desire is socially producedgives rise to desires, which desire nothing else but their own repression.
I find in this a great reminder that the political and therefore also acts of political resistance are not to be found merely in large aggregate bodies courts, executive branches, voting booths, etcbut in our local communities and daily relationships — with our neighborhoods, our coworkers, our families, etc.
What makes fascism dangerous is its molecular or micropolitical power, for it is a mass movement: American film has often depicted these molecular focal points; band, gang, sect, family, town, neighborhood, vehicle fascisms spare no one…Leftist organizations will not be the last to secrete micro-fascisms.
The inseparability of capitalism and politics, in an age of deep neoliberal entrenchment, implies that capitalist-States, together, project and impose authoritarian and individualistic realities on our worlds and psyche, hence impacting our patterns of behavior, actions, gestures, thoughts, meanings of the words we use, feelings, and affection.
They influence our assemblies of perception, memorization, and our egos such that we transform everything into an instrument of commoditized utility and not just land, labor, but rather ourselves, as well as emotions as love and friendship s. These hierarchies as noted earlier relate to particular sets of privileges and representations every individual enjoys and has a relation to.
This providential thought is blatantly evident, Critchley states: And following them a hardly insignificant Black Muslim populous and Blacks of other African spiritualties and faiths, that were shackled by an estimated amount of This is your fawned, hopeless, changeless, spineless, regressive, despicable warmongering, corporatist charlatan, peddler-in-chief, lover of cult-personality contests, with a winning smirk and a good team of speechwriters, who anesthetized you — Euro-America.
All this as a den of: All parcel of a continued inheritance betrothed to us, as the US army continues to experiment and test biodegradable bullets and armaments and torpedo predominantly Muslim nations like Iraq, Yemen, Afghanistan, Somalia, and Syria with depleted uranium and emotional and cerebral terror.
In the meanwhile, those of us with a colored epidermis and flesh, and regardless of our backgrounds, tend to risk our lives every instance of all hours and times of night and day, in our mere breathing and existence. Sing it with me: Bring your ears closer to my lips: Guess, Davis, neglected W.
Ideologies and political purity[xxvii] are illusions; all that exits is the identification of clear and cohesive narratives[xxviii] premised upon un-compromised ethical-political principles.
This is Davis who chooses to ignore the argument of the aforementioned revolutionaries of the need to decolonize, and do away with the capitalist-State altogether, and return to the Two-Row Wampum[xxxii] treaty, otherwise referred to as Guswhenta or Kaswhenta[xxxiii] that highlights that settlers[xxxiv] and Indigenous peoples of Turtle Island are to live an interdependent peaceful coexistence.
In other words, that indigenous peoples and settlers ought embrace decolonization and reindigenization, given the ongoing colonization of both, and irrespective of the differences of views and visions, between the former, of how to implement this.
Given, that is, the settler-colonial context of societies as the U.
It preserves the myth of white civilizational superiority and exceptionalism. As if her patriotism is a cure for prejudice!
Oh the torture of modern nationalism! As if interminably reforming[xxxvii] laws is capable of changing minds and altering hearts, and yet the ambivalent white surprise, in the recent elections, that Empire is racist, sexist, ablest, classist, queerphobic; a fact most people of color knew, if not sensed, all along.
It is rural and countryside whites that grow their own food as a nourishing source for the periphery, as opposed to the prevalent wholesale reliance on its importation to feed them-selves. Malcolm X warned African-Americans about sellouts, and those entertaining racist leaders like Trump.
And when the master said: Then you ask is there really any hope for truth and justice in this decadent time?future authoring essay 1. Good Leaders Ask Great Question - John C. Maxwell We shall require a substantially new manner of thinking if humanity is to survive.
conscious thinking. the Nelson Mandelas.
But we are making strides and turning tides as we challenge the old. our thoughts and feelings.” wrote the historian Thomas Berry several. This empirical study goes a long way in determining the psychometric variables that predict individual differences in terms of the degree of success in both cultural adaptation and foreign language acquisition (FLA).
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from Northwestern, and his Ph.D. (Government) from Cornell. Co-sponsored by the Program on Science, Technology and Societyat the Harvard Kennedy School and the Institute for Global Law and Policy at Harvard Law School.
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Mehta. In his very interesting essay on the relationships between languages and cultures From the Prehistory of Novelistic Discourse. what Rabelais did for French. In this task they have at least two great reservoirs: the heritages of orature and of world literature and culture.
as was all Greek drama. Nov 01, · a day in my childhood when I didn’t “believe.” But if you twisted my arm I probably would Paul outlines to the believers in Philippi the things in life that used to give him an identityHe lists his race, education, and outstanding religious achievements, and then he pulls the rug defined abs into my eighties.