The Crisis Of The Enlightenment Lives On

Weber solves the crisis of the Enlightenment by forcibly eliminating it; he replaces Reason with Power, and subordinates progressive political passion to the staunch necessity for obedience (ethics of responsibility).  Marcuse’s arguments challenge this by seeking to reinvigorate critical (negative) thought, in the hopes of radical political praxis.  Isn’t that his intention with lines such as: “Political … Continue reading The Crisis Of The Enlightenment Lives On

Are Liberals Trying To Bribe Senator To Vote Against Kavanaugh?

Link -- Are Liberals Trying To Bribe Senator To Vote Against Kavanaugh? By Shauli Bar-On Last updated Sep 14, 2018   An online crowdfunding campaign entitled “Either Sen. Collins VOTES NO on Kavanaugh OR we fund her future opponent” has prompted a watchdog group to ask the Department of Justice to launch an investigation into bribery. Sen. Susan Collins (R-Maine) has … Continue reading Are Liberals Trying To Bribe Senator To Vote Against Kavanaugh?

Bipartisan Bill To Support Repairing National Parks

Link -- Bipartisan Bill To Support Repairing National Parks By Shauli Bar-On Last updated Sep 14, 2018   The Trump administration’s Interior Secretary Ryan Zinke is backing a bill to repair America’s national parks. In an age of ultra political polarization, the bill has managed to gather bipartisan support to create a fund for maintenance projects in national parks across … Continue reading Bipartisan Bill To Support Repairing National Parks