For years, experts believed liberal democracy would gradually spread around the world but the system has eaten itself and the result is a new global populism.
America’s liberal elite is both horrified by Donald Trump, and incapable of mortally wounding him. What’s needed instead is a profound leftward shift, led by new faces.
There may well be two sides to Donald Trump. The “peaceful” and the “belligerent,” depending on his moods. And we might just have seen both of them in quick succession.
Donald Trump should not receive the Nobel Peace prize. But will he? The French have a beautiful expression, “voyons voir,” which can be roughly translated as “let’s wait and see what happens.”
Žižek’s third and last ‘Like a Thief in the Night’ masterclass this spring. In this lecture, Žižek returns […]
When commentators analyze the new wave of women’s struggles, one of their conclusions is that “no means no” […]
2019 2019 January 12th, ‘Traditional masculinity toxic?’ New universe of subtle corruption emerges, RT. 2019 January 11th, Current trends […]
In the West, at least, we are becoming massively aware of the extent of coercion and exploitation in […]
The global elite will use any means necessary to prevent the economic radicalization of the left. So “MeToo” […]
What can we learn from Hegel on Donald Trump and his liberal critics? Quite a lot, surprisingly. In […]