21stCenturySynthesis’s Newsletter

Eliot Rosenstock - therapist, theorist
Created 14 Jan 2021
  • The Force of Contradiction
    21 Sep 2021 • 2 min read
    The Taliban: what are they to us? In a moment in the past, they were part of a larger narrative of terrorism, now they are part of a synthetic Idea of American Imperialism falling apart. More than thi...
  • Is the way we think killing our ability to feel?
    07 Sep 2021 • 2 min read
    Intellect, rather than IQ-based “intelligence” measures, refers to a sort of competence or self-reliance which allows people to move effectively through the world via means of task-based accomplishmen...
  • Desert Spirits: The Gods of Nothing
    11 Aug 2021 • 2 min read • 1 0
    Home Away From Home 2. God of Nothing 3. Permanent Strings Home Away From Home At the very edge of our vision lies the boundary between perception and the outer world. These boundaries emerge as hallu...
  • How Reactionary Thought Still Survives
    04 Aug 2021 • 4 min read • 1 0
    JK Rowling was definitely radicalized by moms on Twitter. Now that Trump has no Twitter to call for Muslim bans, reactionary thought has now been decisively defeated and destroyed forevermore by the f...
  • The Ego And Its Hyperstate - The Pinnacle of Self-Interest
    29 Jul 2021 • 1 min read
    Intro We're all egoists. Not in the sense that we think we're more important than other people, but in the sense that through existing we actively develop an Ego through our words and actions. You mig...
  • Fuck Power
    27 Jul 2021 • 3 min read • 1 0
    Desire Contra Society This is not a call for power to justify itself, it simply a guide to get your mind un-captured by the mindfuck of people with power over you. I have a dream of good power (which ...
  • No Country For Liberal Jews
    12 May 2021 • 3 min read • 1 0
    “The arc of history is long, but it bends towards zombie apocalypse.” -Nick Land, “The Dark Enlightenment” When you talk about ethnostates, you have to talk about what it means to be a reactionary. A ...
  • Sidewalks: friends of humanity. But what do they want?
    05 May 2021 • 4 min read
    Having written a book on dialectical egoism and because I spend lots of time being a fucking genius philosopher I have spent much time thinking about the force of will within inanimate objects and ins...
  • The Power of Guilt
    15 Apr 2021 • 1 min read
    Guilt Is Always An Assertion Of Control You can't feel guilty about something without asserting that you have control over it. To perform guilt is to de-facto assert a primacy position. Is it any coin...
  • Dialectical Chaos Magick
    03 Apr 2021 • 4 min read • 1 0
    Without the construction of social roles or elaborate games with multiple people, certain avenues of existence would not be available. This positive freedom has never been lost to those who believe in...
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