Dave Chappelle Punches Up

In his new special, the comedian speaks up and draws the ire of his critics

Art Tavana
Sep 3, 2019 · 11 min read
Dave Chappelle in Los Angeles (September, 2018) | Credit: Vivien Killilea (Getty)

According to Nietzsche, maximum nihilism is reached in the overthrow of old systems by actions that amount to total destruction; to be nihilistic, one must lack the capacity to go beyond obliteration. This is one interpretation of Nietzsche. At least since , this…