It’s been a fairly long time since I’ve last posted anything on this blog, or YouTube, or responded to (or yet read) any of DMs on Twitter. Even on Facebook I have not been so active. This corresponds with my having left the US and returning to India. Here, I have been quietly living the… Read More Annulment of Vows
If you live anywhere near the Internet, you might have seen the video of white nationalist Richard Spencer getting punched. At the end of the video, you can see someone pulling the assailant off Spencer. That person was me, and ever since I pursued and recorded footage of the puncher, my life and the safety… Read More The Punch Heard ‘Round the World
your illusion of me is your betrayal of me is your liberation of me is your salvation. you are me. what can it be, when your flesh melts like wax, mutable. when everyone is gone, mumble about the paper dragon– inverted.
So, there has been a small subset of intelligent antiracist progressives who are willing to countenance the possibility that meaningful, insuperable biological gaps between human populations are responsible for socioeconomic disparities. However, many of them turn immediately to the future fruits of transhumanism as a sort of ‘way out’ of addressing the problem in the… Read More The Transhumanist Solution to Biological Disparities Between Human Populations (*cough*races*cough*)
I love how the logic of disparate impact is fervently applied to stuff like crime statistics, but when it comes to stuff like “top ten percent of each graduating class” affirmative action in education, which was explicitly implemented as a work-around for Supreme Court rulings–that is considered permissible if not worthy of applause. Stuff like… Read More Disparate Impact
Firstly, I would like to take a moment to repudiate the few days in which I flirted with the idea that Trump’s election is a good thing. I hereby revert to my stance that people who obsessed over seeing Trump win the presidency were, and are, pathetic and out of touch with reality. Culture >… Read More Why Make a Universalist Moral Argument?
I woke up from one of those deep, deep catnaps. I had never before really thought so penetratingly about Trump, who I think the man to be. At first, I realized how potentially fucked we are. This is a man who seems to have little idea of the complexities of the world, and that he… Read More Thoughts on Trump