Category Archives: American fascism

What is The System?

A while ago, I read a tweet from someone using the antique phrase, “We’ll bring down the system.” Today, I read a similar tweet. Whenever that particular nomenclature, The System, is called out — usually negatively — I find myself … Continue reading

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Contemplating Freud’s holy trinity

Elon Musk’s apparent amorality got me thinking, not for the first time, about morality. A convenient way of looking at morality is through Freud’s conceptual triad of id, ego and superego. So I pulled out both my Latin-English dictionary and … Continue reading

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An example of Critical Race Theory

From Harper’s Weekly Review: “What we want to make sure is that we have election integrity,” said Butch Miller, a Republican state senator in Georgia, after all black Democrats were purged from county election boards.

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