Philosopher Slavoj Žižek returns to Southbank Centre with a talk on power and betrayal in the wake of Brexit. Žižek explores what the referendum result tells us about the rise of populism and the balance of power today. Žižek discusses one of his main concerns: the link between knowledge and power, and how often those […]

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“Behind every rise of fascism is a failed revolution,” said the Frankfurt School thinker Walter Benjamin. Here, Slavoj Žižek revives that statement in the context of the failed left. Zizek’s latest book is “Refugees, Terror and Other Troubles with the Neighbors: Against the Double Blackmail” (https://goo.gl/m2Aj7S). Read more at BigThink.com: http://bigthink.com/videos/slavoj-zizek-on-the-failures-of-the-leftist-movement Follow Big Think here: […]

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The only part of the documentary worth watching. 😀

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Mehr zum Thema: http://www.srf.ch/kultur/gesellschaft-religion/slavoj-zizek-verbindet-radikales-denken-mit-vulgaerem-witz Er gilt als Enfant terrible der Philosophie, provoziert Rechte wie Linke und analysiert das Geschehen mit dem Besteck von Marx und Hegel. Vor allem ist Slavoj Žižek «hip», und das schon seit Jahrzehnten. Der wortgewaltige Tausendsassa verteidigt in «Sternstunde Philosophie» seine Ideologiekritik. Homepage Sternstunde Philosophie: http://www.srf.ch/sendungen/sternstunde-philosophie Mehr Kultur: http://www.srf.ch/kultur

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Mehdi Hasan challenges philosopher Slavoj Zizek over his position on Europe’s refugee crisis.

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Public lecture by Slavoj Žižek within the framework of the ICI’s core project “Tension/Spannung” 6 Mär ’09 Sigmund Freud introduces his notorious concept of the “Todestrieb”, the “death drive” in his famous essay “Jenseits des Lustprinzips” (“Beyond the Pleasure Principle”) of 1920. This text has intrigued and puzzled many readers as it relates the death […]

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Slavoj Žižek talkIs Hegel Dead Or Are We Dead in the Eyes of Hegel- A Hegelian View of the Present Age

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The Deutsches Haus at New York University presents SLAVOJ ZIZEK: Negativity in Hegel and Freud Part 1: Introduction October 28, 2011 Video recorded and edited by Laia Cabrera & Co. http://laiacabrera.com/company

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