Different social pathologies historically from different cultures around the world. Chinese – Confucius Southern European – Jesus Arab – Muhammad East Indian – Buddha Egyptian – Osiris Northern European – Norman Invasion Knowledge is power. Inspired by Foucault and his ‘discursive regularities’ found in The Archaeology of Knowledge, I have connected different social pathologies historically … More Knowledge Is Power
I listen to rap music. I’ll take a wild guess that there’s something about it that I like. Because I generally tend not to spend time with things I don’t like. I’ve been consciously listening to rap music for a few years, but really not that long. I listened to pop, R&B, and house music … More ‘Hip hop is life’
Time is created for theatrics. Don’t judge me because I’m not entertaining you. I shouldn’t have to entertain you for you to see the value of my worth. We should fight to eliminate poverty as hard as we fight against climate change and saving the animals. We have to reduce poverty to the point … More Time, Poverty, and God
Yes, technically, there is no God … on Earth at least. God exists on Earth only as represented through people who choose to follow His path in faith, peace, and love. And this debate on the Bible … its truth or fiction. Believing the Bible completely literally all the way through defeats the purpose of … More For the Holidays
I am resting Ralph Ellison’s Invisible Man, and am picking back up The Postmodern Condition: A Report on Knowledge by Jean-Francois Lyotard. The following thoughts are inspired by Lyotard, pages 23-41, sections 7-11. Is scientific knowledge the metanarrative of narrative knowledge? Or is narrative knowledge the metanarrative of scientific knowledge? Because while explicitly stating the … More The Truth about Science
Right now, I am thoroughly disgusted by the educational system in our society. It is so frustrating to be a person who cannot live up to her potential because of bad guidance. I am not necessarily calling out any particular person or place, but the whole system in general is shot to hell. My frustration … More I Have to Say This Right Now
I live a psychotic life. I pace the floor and smoke cigarettes. I browse my library and read short passages from random books. I didn’t want to dress like a boy and I still don’t. I was poor growing up and I still am. I would work but it’s not possible right now. All that … More My Psychiatric Distress: I’m Crazy, but I Can’t Be Sane!