Pandemic! Covid-19 Shakes the World by Slavoj Žižek

"As an unprecedented global pandemic sweeps the planet, who better than the supercharged Slovenian philosopher, Slavoj Žižek to uncover its deeper meanings, marvel at its mind-boggling paradoxes, and speculate on the profundity of its consequences, all in a manner that will have you sweating profusely and gasping for breath?" "We live in a moment when... Continue Reading →

Slavoj Zizek: Coronavirus is a ‘Kill Bill’esque blow to capitalism and could lead to reinvention of communism

Kill Bill: Vol. 2 Dir: Quentin Tarantino (2004) © Miramax ****************************************************** The ongoing spread of the coronavirus epidemic has also triggered vast epidemics of ideological viruses which were laying dormant in our societies: fake news, paranoiac conspiracy theories, explosions of racism. The well-grounded medical need for quarantines found an echo in the ideological pressure to... Continue Reading →

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