E10 The New Nihilism, by Peter Lamborn Wilson

E10 The New Nihilism, by Peter Lamborn Wilson
Peter Lamborn Wilson

 
 
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“Depression we may have to accept, impotent rage we may have to accept, revolutionary pessimism we may have to accept. But as e.e. cummings (anarchist poet) said, there is some shit we will not take, lest we simply become the enemy by default.” ~ Peter Lamborn Wilson Today’s essay is available from the following sources:…

E9 Green Nihilism or Cosmic Pessimism, by Alejandro de Acosta

E9 Green Nihilism or Cosmic Pessimism, by Alejandro de Acosta
Alejandro de Acosta

 
 
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“Our place is to think, to continue speaking of chaos, not being stupid enough to think we can take its side. There are no sides.” ~Alejandro de Acosta The essay read this episode, the third in a trilogy on approaches to nihilism by Alejandro de Acosta, is included in The Impossible, Patience: Critical Essays 2007 –…

E7 Its Core Is the Negation, by Alejandro de Acosta

E7 Its Core Is the Negation, by Alejandro de Acosta
Alejandro de Acosta

 
 
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“[O]ur ethics might…be defined as the provisional disorientation with which we approach our ways of living, the interminable and necessary skepticism that characterizes our thinking’s motion.“ ~Alejandro de Acosta The text read this episode, the first in a trilogy of essays on nihilism by Alejandro de Acosta, is included in The Impossible, Patience: Critical Essays…