If I Know My Projected Worthlessness Is A Patriarchal Capitalist Ploy To Trap Me Into Consumerism Then Why Do These Tears Come At Night
hi you don’t have to be punk to be queer and you don’t have to be punk to be an anarchist because identities aren’t always images/aesthetics just putting that out there
"For Fromm, tourist’s snapshots provide a striking example of alienated pleasure consumption. Tourists see nothing without the intermediary vision of the camera; they push the button and the camera provides an alienated memory of the trip through a collection of snapshots that substitute for the authentic visual experience."
SEARCHING FOR “THE SANE SOCIETY”:ERICH FROMM’S CONTRIBUTIONS TO SOCIAL THEORY, BONNIE BRENNEN
"We live almost completely immersed in a socially constructed reality that so fully absorbs our energy and attention that virtually none remains to experience the wonder of our existence."
Duane Elgin (via liberatingreality)
Isn’t this why the socially constructed reality was invented in the first place?