Foucault And The Bogus War For Social Justice

Modernity and the phony wisdom of wokeness

Image by Vlad Tchompalov, from Unsplash

For the politically correct crowd, there’s supposed to be a peak of postmodern enlightenment called “wokeness.” You’re “woke” if you’re aware of the subtle and systemic discriminations and oppressions that happen all around us; in that case, you fight for social justice at every opportunity. Otherwise, you’re asleep…

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Benjamin Cain

Knowledge condemns. Art redeems. I learned that as an artistic writer who did a doctorate in philosophy. We should try to see the dark comedy in all things.