Acting-Out Politics

Weblog opens discussion about the psychology of Bushmerican style of behavior.

You can judge a society by how much truth can be told about it in the art. The problem is that most people these days don’t think art should tell us the truth about ourselves. They think art should be congratulatory. They want lies in politics and in their own lives. Edward Albee The title […]

Alain Resnais’ And RWF’s Two Films As Repercussions And Variations Of Each Other Eccentricities, Banalities And Creative Potential Of Heterosexual And Homosexual Libido __________ Sudden enigmatic meeting is love’s first strike In the castle of baroque décor X is looking for somebody. Does he really know for whom? Or, may be, he just wants to […]

The Carriers of Natural Dignity, Master Of Life, Overstressed and Feverish Fighters for Power and Wealth, and Those Who Survive on The Master’s Crumbs For those of us who came to Chicago from Georgia, Mississippi and Alabama… we found ourselves confronted by the hard realities of a social system in many ways more resistant to […]

To Live According To the Decision-makers, Not By Your Own Will and Mind – To Be At the Mercy of A Political System and/or Family Patriarchy Fassbinder’s “Lili Marleen” is the story of love between a courageous fighter with the injustice and cruelty of Nazism (Robert Mendelssohn – Giancarlo Giannini) and a woman gifted with […]

Lola as Ironic Personification of Women’s Liberation In A Pluralistic Post-democracy Structured by Technical, Not by Humanistic Reasoning “Lola” is a stylistic parody on post-democratic post-modernity pluralized by the dynamism of a fragmented reality (consisted of an aggressively colorful, as though, advertising themselves, pieces of life). V.E. ________________ The day has come When we dream […]

Woman As A Personification of A (Universal) Human Being – Fassbinder’s Philosophical Parody On Socio-morphism Of Woman’s Emancipation …eroticism is a ghastly maze where the lost ones must tremble. This is the only way to come close to the truth of eroticism: to tremble. Georges Bataille, “The Tears of Eros”, City Lights Bks., 1992, p. […]

Existentially Spiritual Path – Step 1: A Narcissistic Acting Ego; Step 2: Development Of A Critical Observing Ego; Step 3: Development of A Critical Observing Acting Ego; Step Back: Creation Of A Delirious Ideology; Step 4: Revelation Of The Truth Family life Attempt to sell the factory. Meeting Felix Our “realizable utopia” was about fundamental […]

Psychological Background of the Decision to Suspend Democracy When Terrorists Attack Our Country In the kitchen, Fassbinder heatedly confronts his mother who has been trying to persuade him not to speak out about the fearful political atmosphere surrounding the death of three German terrorists in their prison cells and the kidnapping-murder of Hanns Martin Schleyer, […]

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