egoism

Why Arguing with Egoists is Pointless

  • Posted on: 15 February 2017
  • By: thecollective

The danger is that the self, constantly removed and made unlike the others, may become isolated. But the Pleistocene solution is the enhanced complexity of relationships.

- Paul Shepard, Coming Home to the Pliestocene

After all, with lions on the same plains, with both of us following the same prey and stealing each others' kills, we became human. We have a lot in common. It's not the lions' fault if some humans later become philosophers.

- Carl Safina, Beyond Words: How Animals Think and Feel

Three Concerns Regarding Hauntology

  • Posted on: 23 January 2017
  • By: Anonymous (not verified)

The following short essay is a response to ‘Stirnerian Hauntology and the Creative Nothing’—a presentation and short discussion by Daniel on the works of early 19th century German thinker Max Stirner at the East Bay Anarchist Book Fair on Dec, 17 2016. The three concerns with the presentation are as follows: §I is a critique of psychological egoism, which is the view that one is already an egoist. §II is a critique of the use of dualist language invoked in the presentation, and its incompatibility with what I’m calling a phenomenological egoism. §III outlines a concern with Daniel’s treatment of empathy as a phenomenon.

Dispossess Episode 4: Identity

  • Posted on: 5 September 2016
  • By: Anonymous (not verified)

This is the podcast Dispossess where we explore the ideas, tendencies, ideologies, spooks, spirits, and other possessions and conversations that are relevant to the hosts of the show as providing for nourishing dialogue from the perspective of a non-ideological critique of civilization

For the four episode we will be discussing the subject of identity and exploring the tensions between individuality and identity.

Dispossess Ep 3: On Naturalness

  • Posted on: 13 August 2016
  • By: Anonymous (not verified)

This is the podcast Dispossess where we explore the ideas, tendencies, ideologies, spooks, spirits, and other possessions and conversations that are relevant to the hosts of the show as providing for nourishing dialogue from the perspective of a non-ideological critique of civilization

For the third episode we will be discussing the ideas of natural and unnatural and the relevance or irrelevance of these ideas within anti-civilization conversations.

Whither anarchy: ownness as a form of freedom

  • Posted on: 7 August 2016
  • By: Anonymous (not verified)

This article is part of the Democracy Futures series, a joint global initiative with the Sydney Democracy Network. The project aims to stimulate fresh thinking about the many challenges facing democracies in the 21st century. This article is the third of four perspectives on the political relevance of anarchy and the prospects for liberty in the world today.

Dispossess Podcast Episode 2: On Morality

  • Posted on: 31 July 2016
  • By: Anonymous (not verified)

This is the podcast Dispossess where we explore the ideas, tendencies, ideologies, spooks, spirits, and other possessions and conversations that are relevant to the hosts of the show as providing for nourishing dialogue from the perspective of a non-ideological critique of civilization

Disposses Podcast Ep 1: On Wildness and Rewilding

  • Posted on: 23 July 2016
  • By: Anonymous (not verified)

Introducing the podcast DISPOSSESS where we explore the ideas, tendencies, ideologies, spooks, spirits, and other possessions and conversations that are relevant to the hosts of the show as providing for nourishing dialogue from the perspective of a non-ideological critique of civilization

Anarchy Radio: On egoism, nihilism, anthropology and post-left

  • Posted on: 16 March 2015
  • By: Anonymous (not verified)

https://archive.org/details/AnarchyRadio3102015

Bellamy from Free Radical Radio for the hour. Egoism, Jason McQuinn, nihilism dissected. "I'm surprised more anarchists have not adopted the term 'anti-left' to describe themselves," a South African listener. Godfrey Reggio interview on Sin- gularity website; anthropology corner.

Free Radical Radio: On Applauding "arson, violence and murder and little else" and an interview with Jason McQuinn

  • Posted on: 2 March 2015
  • By: BellamyOfFRR

http://freeradicalradio.net/2015/03/02/episode-74-on-applauding-arson-vi...

0:00: Rydra’s praxis of littering? 3:22: Marine life feels the effects of pharmaceuticals; 9:19: Kent State ROTC arson; 10:52: Attempted prison revolt in South Texas; 15:19: Riot in South Carolina prison; 17:34: ‘Black Sites’ run by Chicago PD; 22:35: Fukushima continues to kill us; 29:08: Music: “I’m Only Sleeping” by Ivan and the BeETs;

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