Every theory of ideology has somehow faced the problem of distinguishing some notion of truth as opposed to a false or mystified ideology, without falling back on a representationalist conception of reality. 3,405 more words
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Capitalist Dystopia Part 2——-A Voyage to the Dark Heart of Capitalism or what can Joseph Conrad tell us about commodity fetishism?
If you scoured the globe looking for a location to film a post-apocalyptic dystopia, you might on visual grounds alone choose Agbogbloshie, the toxic scrapyard in Ghana… 2,960 more words
Media is the opiate of the masses: Just another bitter Left-winger's critique of the 2015 General Election
Glotzkiste (German colloquial noun)- Television.
Derived from the verb glotzen- to stare or gawp, and the noun Kiste- box. Gawp-box. Goggle-box.
I discovered this wonderful word a few days ago in a discussion about colloquial language usage in the… 1,206 more words