I love this little passage, quoted on pg 172 of Zizek’s Trouble in Paradise:
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We all rail against class-distinctions, but very few people seriously want to abolish them.
Confession: I possess no PhD in English Literature or, for that matter, a MA, Int’l Relations or a BA (Hons), Sociology & Int’l Relations (the last 2 from UK universities, no less). 799 woorden meer
Since March 23, North Carolina has been embroiled in a war of words about the so-called “bathroom bill,” House Bill 2, whose most controversial—and, notably, most innocuous—provision states, “Local boards of education shall require every multiple occupancy bathroom or changing facility . 1.043 woorden meer
It wasn’t that long ago when Google’s motto “don’t be evil” was taken seriously by the general public. Nowadays we all know that Google has about as many scruples (or lack thereof) as any other major corporation. 453 woorden meer