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Slavoj Žižek: 2nd half of 2014

Broken Eggs, But No Omelet – All austerity has wrought in Europe is a messy kitchen | JULY 7, 2014 | In These Times How capital captured politics | Sunday 13 July 2014 20.15 BST | The Guardian Leaving Democracy … Continue reading

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Slavoj Žižek: 1st half of 2014

An Evening With Slavoj Zizek | 24 January 2014 | Intelligence Squared If I ruled the world: Slavoj Žižek | January 23, 2014 | Prospect Anger in Bosnia, but this time the people can read their leaders’ ethnic lies | Monday 10 February … Continue reading

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Slavoj Žižek: 2nd half of 2013

Talkin’ ’bout an ethical revolution: Money, morals and movements of change | Tuesday, July 2, 2013 | CBC Roda Viva | Slavoj Zizek | 08/07/2013 Slavoj Žižek on The Act of Killing and the modern trend of “privatising public space” … Continue reading

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Slavoj Žižek: 1st half of 2013

Conditions of Possibility: Slavoj Žižek Part1 Part2 / / The west’s crisis is one of democracy as much as finance / 16 January 2013 / Guardian Zero Dark Thirty: Hollywood’s gift to American power / 25 January 2013 / Guardian … Continue reading

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Slavoj Žižek: 2nd half of 2012

Not Less Than Nothing, But Simply Nothing / 02 July 2012 / Verso Slavoj Žižek – #3 Left Strategies | Linke Strategien (OmU) / / / The Lost Art of Thinking Before You Act / JULY 8, 2012, 12:00 AM / Big Think … Continue reading

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Slavoj Žižek: 1st half of 2012

Call to Protest: Slavoj Žižek urges renewed resistance Wir Europäer haben die Ressource der Aufklärung | 30.12.201 Slavoj Žižek’s jokes are no laughing matter |  Friday 6 January 2012 12.32 GMT | The Guardian (review on The Collected Jokes of Salvoj Žižek) Im … Continue reading

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Slavoj Žižek, the 2nd half of 2011

Slavoj Zizek, Janine Wissler, Dietmar Dath, Alex Callinicos, and Christina Kaindl. The Communist Idea | 06/04/2011 | youtube 1, 2 Slavoj Žižek’s lecture in Tel Aviv. June 24, 2011. Slavoj Zizek at Birkbeck Institute  | 27 June 2011 | Birkbeck Great Minds: Slavoj … Continue reading

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hypergraph

— A little memo — While I was browsing through an abstract of a recent paper, which is about something called “hypergraph labeling”, I was brought back to my old memory. Quite some time ago, I happened to skim through … Continue reading

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Slavoj Žižek, first half of 2011

A list of stuff I touched: Good Manners in the Age of WikiLeaks Europe must move beyond mere tolerance Why fear the Arab revolutionary spirit? Egypt: Tariq Ramadan & Slavoj Zizek For Egypt, this is the miracle of Tahrir Square … Continue reading

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relativism, unendlich

When I was about 10 years old or so, I heard “nothing (no claim) can be absolutely true”. – (A) often times.  Was I that stubborn those days perhaps? The claim (A) is somewhat self-destructive.  If (A) holds, then (A) … Continue reading

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