Савелий Балалайкин (balalajkin) wrote,
Савелий Балалайкин

Old Leftism asked us to sacrifice our individualism for the collective. Yawn. New Leftism offers us something far more tempting: sacrificing our potential for our identities. That is its central sleight of hand, and what is so alluring about it, especially to the youngs. Here is a long, long list of all possible identities, it says. They are approved, validated, acceptable. You can be a non-conformist — as long as you conform to them. 


. You know the jargon already, perhaps: pansexual alloromantic sex-neutral male person. This is what, in the jargon, you “identify as” — not what (heaven forbid) you may become. For the New Left, the development of the self, life’s greatest, most uncertain adventure, is a…dull exercise in box-ticking. For identity has already been bureaucratically categorized, divided, subdivided, mapped out— and all you have to do is choose one! 

  • (no subject)

    Кстати, специально для дебилов, повторяющих как попугаи за телеучеными, мол что погода - это не климат. ага. На основе глобальных предсказаний…

  • (no subject)

    Совершенно дичайшая погода, зима посреди лета. Фига с неба в харю торговцев потеплением-изменением климата. Теплое одеяло вдевать в пододеяльник…

  • (no subject)

    В Мельбурне индийские сикхи ебошат индийских индуистов и наоборот https://twitter.com/ashoswai/status/1619722772820926465…

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