Conversation with artist & author Alexander Adams, on identity politics, progressive decadents, postmodernism, critical theory, transgender crypto-eugenics, & the transgressions of the ruling elite.
Part One: Cultural Entryism (0 – 27 mins)
Comicsgate, cultural entryism & social justice activism, snuffing out heterosexuality in the superhero universe, Gamergate, activism as power-hunger, revenge-politics, Marxist principles, collective correction & oppression, enforced outcomes, bullying, labelling, and hate-accusing, narcissism & infantilism, downgrading agency, the indignation of the privileged, pork barrel politics, downgrading the Chinese at Harvard, “good allies,” submissive leaders, transgenders vs. women, assuming higher victim status.
Part Two: The Oppositional Values of the Elite (27 – 59 mins)
Down the rabbit hole, going beyond tolerance into promotion, anti-racism trumps non-racism, gay pride as provocation, Fabian Society, LSE, & liberal sexual progressivism, tactics & strategy, leaders & the led, perversity & the cultural elite, the secret life of the aristocracy, decadence & the purview of the dandy, the oppositional values of the elite, the conspicuous cosmopolitans, Robert Mapplethorpe, a resilience to moral decay, a parasitical class & lifestyle, postmodernism as transgressive elitism, Marxism & postmodernism, the aim of destabilization, the spiritual path, Bataille, Foucault, a social chameleon.
Part Three: (59 mins – 1 hr 28)
The question of conspiracy, left & right temperament, convergence vs collaboration, a top-down influence, the Fabians, Extinction Rebellion, political strategic thinking, climate change as Trojan Horse, cultural Marxism, cultural Bolshevism, critical theory, identity politics, undermining the scientific method, intersectional feminism, enforced atomization, when algorithms rule, Judith Butler, misery loves company, kingdom of blind, Bertrand Russell, Vice of Kings, CND, priming a people for programming with Critical Theory, H.G. Wells, the scientific fashioning of Man.
Part Four: Cage of Bone, Mud of Flesh (1 hr 28 mins – end)
Transgender & crypto-eugenics, LGB vs T, Extinction Rebellion, self-sterilization, transhumanism, post-humanity, shunning of the body, cage of bone, mud of flesh, the anti-theists, the New Age movement, Heaven’s Gate, private support, public evasion, seeking a publisher, cultural consequences, a climate of fear, a culture of silence, academic presses, choice between being attacked or ignored, jargon-free writing, the auticulture audience.