Philosophy & Unlearning

The real social function of philosophy is to prevent mankind from losing itself in the ideas which the existing organization of society instills into its members.

 M. Horkheimer

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Industrial Quotient

Thought has by now been perverted into the solving of assigned problems.
Adorno

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Practical Death

The practical orders of life in a profit economy, while purporting to benefit man, serve to stunt his human qualities.
Adorno

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