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Eros and Civilization (Marcuse)

Marcuse reworks Freud’s categories from the individual to society. To paraphrase Henry van Til, Marcuse is Freud externalized. There is a dialectic between the Eros principle and the Thanatos principle. 644 more words


Marcuse's deep state ties

Marcuse’s first published article in 1928 attempted a synthesis of the philosophical perspectives of phenomenology, existentialism, and Marxism, anticipating a project which decades later would be carried out by various “existential” and “phenomenological” Marxists, such as Jean-Paul Sartre and Maurice Merleau-Ponty, as well as others in Eastern Europe and the United States in the post-war period.

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Hail, Caesar!

Hail, Caesar! is a flippant, tongue-in-cheek comedy about Hollywood in the 1950s.

Eddie Mannix (Josh Brolin) tries to do his best to keep the actors and directors of Capitol Studios in check. 495 more words

Southern Poverty Law Center – Manufacturing Hate for Fun and Profit

Breitbart, by James Simpson, Feb.

The Southern Poverty Law Center, always seeming to hover in the shadows whenever honest citizens and organizations try to stand up for this country, is at it again. 827 more words

Counter Jihad Report

The truth of art lies in its power to break the monopoly of established reality to define what is real.

— Herbert Marcuse