Nationalism is an invention

“As long as you know that all of this stuff is arbitrary—that karate is invention, that Catholicism is invention, that America in an invention—but that humanity is an actual thing, we don’t have to all pretend to believe this shit.” 

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About Charles Davis

A writer and producer with whose work has aired on television and radio and been published by outlets such as Al Jazeera, The Intercept, The Nation and The New Republic.
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1 Response to Nationalism is an invention

  1. Todd S. says:

    "The culture has been expertly constructed so that what's now regarded as esoteric information is everything except for stuff that directly concerns Kim Kardashian."Beautiful. The man has a rapid-fire wit, I'll give him that. And he uses it with language that is accessible to the average person. Kind of condensing Debord down to one soundbite, complete with pop culture reference.

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