Posts for the “E. ‘The Symbolic in the 21st Century’ working group (LW WG)” category

… the existence of a “completely ignored underclass” who have developed a “perverse morality”.

by Julia Evans on August 13, 2011

These comments derive from The Tablet’s Editorial – see below. In examining, the perverse use of power, which I have been doing since 2005 on the regx2 listing, a number (…)

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Post from Finsbury Park, North London

by Richard Klein on August 12, 2011

The Tottenham uprising should be seen independently from what is being called the ‘copy cat’ rioting around London and the UK. In Tottenham a black man was shot dead by (…)

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‘Manchester calling’ For what?

by Ian Parker on August 12, 2011

Manchester’s ‘northern quarter’, an area targeted for regeneration – cheap hostels, clubs, old textile businesses and new cafe bars – was, on the Tuesday evening, rapidly shutting up shop. There (…)

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To limit or not to limit: to be or not to be, that is the question

by Julia Evans on August 11, 2011

‘We risk justifying greed by suggesting that the things we want are potentially unlimited.[i] ‘ Giles Fraser Limits based in relationships or limits enforced top-down with rules and regulations to (…)

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Hoodies

by Jo Rostron on August 10, 2011

Can the actions of the ‘hoodies’ be termed riots, and as such politically motivated? Or are they simply acts of looting and destructiveness? It is likely that they are both.  (…)

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LW cartel: Jouissance & symbolic (dis)order

by Julia Evans on July 30, 2011

Our cartel is registered with the New Lacanian School of Psychoanalysis at Cartels Catalogue 2011-2012 The focus of our cartel work will be Eric Laurent’s article: ‘The Symbolic Order in the (…)

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The Hacker

by Bruno de Florence on July 26, 2011

As part of a recent cartel session on the symbolic order in the 21st century, I did a presentation commenting on the case of a hacker as portrayed in a (…)

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Forced Compliance in NHS: The dumbing down of thoughtfulness

by Bruce Scott on July 4, 2011

From job description of an NHS Trainee Child Psychotherapist post. “To take an evidence-based approach and show preparedness to collaborate with outcome measurement and generally comply with clinical and social (…)

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The Hacker: a description of his life: 3rd July 2011: Abul Taher

by Julia Evans on July 3, 2011

This material is commented on by Bruno de Florence, as his contribution to the July 2011 LacanianWorks Working Group meeting. His commentary is available here. Hello, Reason for posting this (…)

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Both the kings of old and the potentates of today prefer to create their own reality than to face the truth.

by Julia Evans on December 7, 2010

Both the kings of old and the potentates of today prefer to create their own reality than to face the truth. by John Kay, Quote from: Love the bearer of bad (…)

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