One way consent (hegemony) is manufactured and maintained is through particular uses of language. Here’s an example from the New York Times:
Note the use of passive verb construction when the police originate violence and the use of active verb construction when ordinary people do.
photo by Julio Cortez
objects don’t feel pain. they can’t die.
“What went wrong? Why now this regression? Why do the most atavistic forms of consciousness flourish in the midst of modernity? Why does reason appear powerless in the face of unreason? What should we have done differently? What is to be done now?”
had to share this
I mean, dude, do you not even see
I need to get some photoshop skills
When you don’t know anything about history