An all-too-human virus…

Maybe we should start reviewing all things we have lost in the last almost two years! Among these things, the pride of postmodernism seems to be lost: inclusion (“stay apart /social distance/unvaccinated” , etc. ), rebellion and outside the box thinking (“obey, science is clear, we follow science, comply and shut up”), human autonomy (my…

A test for all hyper-modern self-righteous “heroes”

The monopoly of ethical virtues implies the risk of the monopoly of hypocrisy! In a post-Christian world, our new Pharisees, while claiming to be a/anti-religious, are condemned to mimic the most terrible religious behavioral patterns ( Later I will discuss in a series of articles about how a lot of social justice activists are fulfilling…

Credulitatea pretențioasă

The most positive men are the most credulous. (Alexander Pope, Swift’s Miscellanies) Even doubters and skeptics can be can be just as dogmatic as the most believers (Judith Shklar, Nineteen Eighty-Four) Spectatorii propriilor pantonime  Doar mintea umană postmodernă își poate permite paradoxul creșterii credulității pe măsura acceptării modei de a nu crede. Găsesc aproape comic…

To love love

We accept the love we think we deserve. (Stephen Chbosky) Our culture mischaracterized love in a way that it’s hardly recognized through its infinite false copies. We replaced the Ancient and Medieval ideal type of the saint with its modern corresponding ideal type of philosopher and scientist and now we have the all glamorous postmodern…