According the Louis Althusser (1970), capitalism is supported by two levels of state apparatus. The first kind, he argues, functions by violence and hence refers to these institutions as ‘ 1,301 more words
Ilya Somin continues with this ridiculous and farcical “sex discrimination” argument. And he’s not the only one. How can these people even get a job, let alone keep one in any institution that thinks of calling itself a higher education body? 2,799 more words
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The capacity to defy the forces of repression “a sublime madness in the soul.” Niebuhr wrote that “nothing but madness will do battle with malignant power and spiritual wickedness in high places.” This sublime madness, as Niebuhr understood, is dangerous, but it is vital.