The legacy of identity politics has produced a problematic language idealism...– J. Moufawad-Paul (via selucha) Finally. (via mehreenkasana)
foucaultthehaters: Communism is not love. Communism is a 3d printer we use to smash the enemy.
The Wikipedia of bad similes
shitmystudentswrite: Politics is what happens when social structures want to edit themselves, almost as if they are the Wikipedia of bad similes.
Shady Characters and a brief, brief history of... →
In later years I have denied myself the very great pleasure of reading …...– Freud (via jujutsu-with-zizek)
The withholding of authoritative epistemic status from the knowledge women have...– Lorraine Code, What Can She Know? (via matryushka) Yeh cheez. (via mehreenkasana)
What is your favorite word?” “And. It is so hopeful.– Margaret Atwood
Stories should be natural as apples, brief as lust, long as a thought.– Leonard Michaels (via theparisreview)
WHEN SOMEONE SAYS THAT I BLAME EVERYTHING ON...
When we claim to have been injured by language, what kind of claim do we make?...– Judith Butler - Excitable Speech: A Politics of the Performative.
portmanteau: To Have Without Holding →
mrsexsmith: Marge Piercy Learning to love differently is hard, love with the hands wide open, love with the doors banging on their hinges, the cupboard unlocked, the wind roaring and whimpering in the rooms rustling the sheets and snapping the blinds that thwack like rubber bands
On Irony →
Stevie Wonder to perform for IDF →
What. What the hell for? As if they *need* any encouragement.