Today, for the first time in a long time, I felt truly incompetent. And I’m slowly coming to realize how much of this incompetency — and it’s real, this divide, this game of catch-up that I will never win — comes because of socioeconomic status, class, sociopolitical history. It’s not racial. It was never aboutContinue reading “on a very personal experience of race and class”
3/28/16, 7:03pm, notes from iPhone Me and philosophical talks: the more I see of other families, the more I realize that I was raised in a very non-intellectual environment. Both my parents are very concrete people, and very emotional people in that there are no theoretical debates – no debates at all, actually – onlyContinue reading “On AM”
When people ditch CM’s party, they are annoying. Why would they do that? She asks. She is angry at them. If people had ditched my party, I would be sad. My party was lame, I would think. I would feel unliked. I don’t throw parties.