Just finished this live stream with Jeremy Johnson and Ryan Nakade. We discussed what to call the events earlier this week ("sedition," "domestic terrorism"?), and the ways that eco-social reality has now merged with the electronic media environment. https://youtu.be/s-9U8El-Xrk
Jason/Immanence Transcendence brought my attention to this critique of Graham Harman's Object-Oriented Ontology. The critique, written by Alexander Galloway, complains that OOO's lack of a political dimension makes it a nonstarter as a groundwork for philosophizing in public. In today's global context, where neo-liberalism and neo-conservatism have collided (and colluded) to bring Starbucks to Baghdad, [...]
An audio/visual collage, from the days of Wilson when sheep roamed the White House lawn to the days of Bush, when politics had already been fully transformed into pageantry.