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Tuesday, April 11, 2017

The Pervert's Guide To Ideology (Slavoj Žižek) - Christianism and Atheism

I think you can read the Christian gesture in a much more radical way,
This is what the crucifixion scene in Scorsese film shows us, what dies
on the cross is precisely this guarantee of the 'Big Other'. The message
of Christianity here, is radically Atheist. The death of Christ is not
any sort of redemption, or kind of commercial affair, in that Christ
suffers to 'pay' for our sins... . It's simply the disintegration of the
god that guarantees the meaning of our lives. And that's the meaning of
the famous phrase, "Father why have you forsaken me?". - quote I'm

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