Parrhesia & fearless speech (Foucault)
Truth, rhetoric & politics
Trying to suppress the truth by clouding facts…
I can see some parallels between the Mapes and my marriage.
Can capitalism and democracy coexist??
Psa. 11:3 – “When the foundations are being destroyed, what can the righteous do?”
Corruption – what can (a handful of) individuals do when the institutions of democracy fail to support (& even actively hinder) them in their pursuit of truth, under the omniscient eyes and omnipotent hands, of Power??
Mat. 5:6 – “Blessed are those who hunger and thirst for righteousness, for they will be filled.”
Mat. 5:8 – “Blessed are the pure in heart, for they will see God.”
Mat. 5:10 – “Blessed are those who are persecuted because of righteousness, for theirs is the kingdom of heaven.”
Is there any hope at all?
What’s the point in fighting when you know you’re going to lose?
Compare with the movie “Sully”
Curiosity ~ Courage ~ ‘FEA’!