AB95: The Philosophy Issue
Featured during this issue:
artistic Director: Pedro Inoue
Tzvetan Todorov on American torture
Darren Fleet discusses this generation’s “apocalypse”
We discover America’s position in Egypt’s darkish past
Pentti Linkola’s view on inhabitants control
Micah White demands revolution opposed to American decadence
Michael Löwy explores advertising’s have an effect on on our health
We ask: What concerns in existence? What issues in loss of life?
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A stevedore at the San Francisco docks within the Forties, Eric Hoffer wrote philosophical treatises in his spare time whereas dwelling within the railroad yards. the genuine Believer -- the 1st and most renowned of his books -- was once made right into a bestseller while President Eisenhower mentioned it in the course of one of many earliest tv press meetings.
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The toilet in the main bathroom was broken, and Gulya said the man who fixed toilets was on vacation, so Adam and I had to use the “Uzbek-style” toilet. When you lifted the wooden cover over the Uzbek-style toilet, a dense black cloud of flies buzzed out in your face; sometimes the Uzbek-style toilet clogged, and then you had to poke in it with a big pointed stick. Our feelings were very hurt when we learned that we were the only ones who had to use this toilet. WHEN I CAME BACK FROM CLASS every day at noon, we had lunch: kholodets, a cold Ukrainian meat jelly, which Gulya prepared in unfathomable quantities.
One video showed an overwrought young man in a car, singing a ballad, while purposefully parking the car in a bush. ” you initially wondered. Then you saw the singer lying on the ground with blood coming out of his nose, amid the flashing lights of ambulances, and you realized that he was supposed to have crashed his car into a tree and died.
When Gulya wasn’t looking, we traded bowls and he ate all of my borscht too. Gulya wanted to know when and where the wedding had taken place, how many guests had attended, what kind of a hat I had worn. I told her that we had had a small wedding, one and a half years ago, on a boat, in Canada. ” Gulya asked. “On the boat,” I said. After dinner we rushed back to bed. I was too wound up to fall asleep and started to read. Gradually I became aware of Adam rolling and kicking beside me, apparently in his sleep.
Adbusters, Issue 95: The Philosophy Issue