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Let Suffering Speak

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Frankfort School philosopher Theodor Adorno wrote:

The need to let suffering speak is a condition of all truth. For suffering is objectivity that weighs upon the subject. (Negative Dialectics)

Adorno was one of the creators of what is known as critical theory. Yes, look it up in a reputable source, not an op ed.

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