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By: The Posts Author | Posted on: 9 Jun 22

The only thing more predictable than the transphobic jokes in Ricky Gervais’ new Netflix special, SuperNature, was the criticism they elicited.One problem with SuperNature is that Gervais clearly signposts his… View Post The post Ricky Gervais and the Manuel Problem appeared first on Areo.

The only thing more predictable than the transphobic jokes in Ricky Gervais’ new Netflix special, SuperNature, was the criticism they elicited.One problem with SuperNature is that Gervais clearly signposts his… View Post The post Ricky Gervais and the Manuel Problem appeared first on Areo.


By: The Posts Author | Posted on: 14 Apr 22

We hear about equity all the time but are rarely told that it’s shorthand for Social Equity, or even “Critical Social Equity.” We also hear all the time about Social Justice, which is sometimes referred to as Critical Social Justice. What are these concepts, though? In Woke Marxism, they are the rebranding of Socialism (Social Equity) and Communism (Social Justice), meant to be achieved through Critical Theory. That’s it. In this episode of New Discourses Bullets, James Lindsay explains Karl Marx’s conception of the evolution of Socialism into Communism and then shows how the terms “equity” and “Social Justice” as …

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We hear about equity all the time but are rarely told that it’s shorthand for Social Equity, or even “Critical Social Equity.” We also hear all the time about Social Justice, which is sometimes referred to as Critical Social Justice. What are these concepts, though? In Woke Marxism, they are the rebranding of Socialism (Social Equity) and Communism (Social Justice), …

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By: The Posts Author | Posted on: 11 Apr 22

What he calls postmodern neo-Marxism is one of Jordan Peterson’s favourite bugbears—even though, by his own admission, the only Marxist work he has read is the Communist Manifesto and in… View Post The post Is Postmodernism Neo-Marxist? appeared first on Areo.

What he calls postmodern neo-Marxism is one of Jordan Peterson’s favourite bugbears—even though, by his own admission, the only Marxist work he has read is the Communist Manifesto and in… View Post The post Is Postmodernism Neo-Marxist? appeared first on Areo.


By: The Posts Author | Posted on: 1 Mar 22

Americans’ sense of national identity is in trouble. There is now a steady drumbeat of dread from the commentariat across the political spectrum, lamenting that we Americans are more politically… View Post The post The Politics of Pride and Shame: Integrating 1776 and 1619 appeared first on Areo.

Americans’ sense of national identity is in trouble. There is now a steady drumbeat of dread from the commentariat across the political spectrum, lamenting that we Americans are more politically… View Post The post The Politics of Pride and Shame: Integrating 1776 and 1619 appeared first on Areo.


By: The Posts Author | Posted on: 4 Feb 22

In the 1980s, the popular role-playing game Dungeons and Dragons (D&D) was hit by a moral panic that lasted into the 1990s: some people became worried that, because some of… View Post The post Evil Orcs: Accusations of Racism in Dungeons and Dragons appeared first on Areo.

In the 1980s, the popular role-playing game Dungeons and Dragons (D&D) was hit by a moral panic that lasted into the 1990s: some people became worried that, because some of… View Post The post Evil Orcs: Accusations of Racism in Dungeons and Dragons appeared first on Areo.


By: The Posts Author | Posted on: 6 Dec 21

Welcome to the Woke Trials: How Identity Killed Progressive Politics had a difficult birth. Hachette Book Group had originally agreed to publish it, but dropped the deal after its author,… View Post The post Julie Burchill’s “Welcome to the Woke Trials”: A Review of a Rant appeared first on Areo.

Welcome to the Woke Trials: How Identity Killed Progressive Politics had a difficult birth. Hachette Book Group had originally agreed to publish it, but dropped the deal after its author,… View Post The post Julie Burchill’s “Welcome to the Woke Trials”: A Review of a Rant appeared first on Areo.


By: The Posts Author | Posted on: 31 May 20

Why Systems Change Without Social Justice Will Never WorkIntroduction“Game B” colloquially refers to a novel discourse and sense-making community framing a needed shift from default human history (“Game A”) to a new mode of behavior and social organization that does not reproduce any of the generator functions of existential risk (from over-consumption to nuclear bombs, etc.) of our past and current system; so we can make a collective move ‘from A to B’, so to speak. I’m for it, in principle. But Game B is a predecessor of the “Intellectual Dark Web” (IDW), which I opposed, and has some of the …

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Why Systems Change Without Social Justice Will Never WorkIntroduction“Game B” colloquially refers to a novel discourse and sense-making community framing a needed shift from default human history (“Game A”) to a new mode of behavior and social organization that does not reproduce any of the generator functions of existential risk (from over-consumption to nuclear bombs, etc.) of our past and current …

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By: The Posts Author | Posted on: 31 May 20

Why Systems Change Without Social Justice Will Never WorkIntroduction“Game B” colloquially refers to a novel discourse and sense-making community framing a needed shift from default human history (“Game A”) to a new mode of behavior and social organization that does not reproduce any of the generator functions of existential risk (from over-consumption to nuclear bombs, etc.) of our past and current system; so we can make a collective move ‘from A to B’, so to speak. I’m for it, in principle. But Game B is a predecessor of the “Intellectual Dark Web” (IDW), which I opposed, and has some of the …

Game B(ullshit)? Read More »

Why Systems Change Without Social Justice Will Never WorkIntroduction“Game B” colloquially refers to a novel discourse and sense-making community framing a needed shift from default human history (“Game A”) to a new mode of behavior and social organization that does not reproduce any of the generator functions of existential risk (from over-consumption to nuclear bombs, etc.) of our past and current …

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