On Trump’s election: collective reflections 9.11.2016

Our Psychosocial Thinking group met for the third time on 9 November, the traumatic day that Trump’s US election victory was announced. This post is an attempt to capture and make sense of the wide-ranging conversation we had as we attempted to come to terms with it and to start developing a psychosocial response to … More On Trump’s election: collective reflections 9.11.2016

What everybody knows

A response to Alain Badiou, by Lynne Segal Alain Badiou writes: “Everybody knows that monstrous inequalities cannot be a solution of the historical destiny of human beings — everybody knows that”. Badiou with a grip on the problem, even though sadly not ‘Everybody agrees’. And for me, unconvincing in his entirely unspecific account of how … More What everybody knows