Identity politics necessitates the acceptance of not a few transparently contradictory ideas. First and foremost, it inextricably ties identity to experience. When I say identity I am referring to both biologically established identities, such as being dark-skinned or female, and abstract or political identities, such as being spiritual or Marxist. 1,216 more words
cw: discussion of depression and suicide
It was with great sadness that I learned of the death by suicide of Mark Fisher.
My first encounter with Mark’s writing was during the explosive and bitter controversy that followed the publication of his… 1,120 more words