Category: philosophical hatred

God exists after all…

Posted by luno in religion, philosophical hatred (Thursday August 10, 2006 at 1:19 pm)
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‘Have we kept God’s word intact: the poor you have always with you? Does that sound like the slogan of a demagogue? But it’s God’s word and we have received it. All the worse for the rich who pretend to believe it justifies their selfishness. All the worse for us whom the powerful use as […]

Damned if we do…

Posted by luno in philosophy and sex, anti-Semitism, prostitution, female criminality, philosophical hatred, Weininger (Tuesday March 28, 2006 at 1:39 pm)
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Notes on: Edward J. Bristow, Prostitution and Prejudice: The Jewish Fight Against White Slavery 1870-1939

Hitler’s “favorite Jew”

Posted by luno in anti-Semitism, philosophical hatred, Moral Consciousness, Weininger (Monday March 27, 2006 at 2:30 pm)
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Notes on:
Brigitte Hamann, Hitler’s Vienna: A Dictator’s Apprenticeship
Of Weininger: “a profoundly unhappy man of great integrity who perished of his own philosophy.”
Weininger’s moral climate: Jews were associated with the “sexual permissiveness glorified by Viennese modernism.” [See “Damned if we do…” for more on why.]
They were thought of as uncreative and parasitical, ideas documented in Richard […]

“Rough sex,” self-hate, and truth tables

Notes on:
Arthur Evans, “The Logic of Homophobia”
Evans presents a common and severe view of Weininger, and blithely extends it to Wittgenstein—certainly, a kindred spirit. He seems inclined to take Weininger’s misogyny at face value and links it to a certain excessive philologian tendency, finding both equally irredeemable. Though Evans charges Weininger, somewhat unimaginatively, with all […]

Weininger’s misogyny (or what we talk about when we talk about hate)

Posted by iaia in Moral Consciousness, philosophical hatred, sex differences, Deontology, feminism, Kant, Weininger (Wednesday August 3, 2005 at 1:26 pm)
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Was Otto Weininger a misogynist? Or are we missing something?

Philosophical hatred

Posted by vmunoz in philosophical hatred, Nietzsche (Thursday July 21, 2005 at 1:24 pm)
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Nietzsche, Twilight of the Idols, 1889, Kaufmann translation, “Skirmishes of an Untimely Man”, sec. 20.:
A hatred is aroused—but whom does man hate then? But there is no doubt: the decline of his type. Here he hates out of the deepest instinct of the species; in this hatred there is a shudder, caution, depth, farsightedness—it is […]

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