Woke

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Concept.png Woke 
(censorship,  identity politics,  Imperialism,  Political correctness)Rdf-entity.pngRdf-icon.png
a part of Censorship

"Woke" is a popularly used term in modern discourse.

Analysis

Spiked Online has suggested that the Military Industrial complex is woke, as a rebranding exercise.

Deep State

“I’m increasingly embarrassed to be a white male these days with what I see other white males say”
John Brennan (March 2021)  [1]


 

Examples

Page nameDescription
Cancel cultureA part of Censorship
Grandstandinga type of Virtue signalling
Social justice
Virtue signallinga part of Censorship

 

Related Quotation

PageQuoteAuthor
Theodore DalrymplePolitical correctness is communist propaganda writ small. In my study of communist societies, I came to the conclusion that the purpose of communist propaganda was not to persuade or convince, not to inform, but to humiliate; and therefore, the less it corresponded to reality the better. When people are forced to remain silent when they are being told the most obvious lies, or even worse when they are forced to repeat the lies themselves, they lose once and for all their sense of probity. To assent to obvious lies is in some small way to become evil oneself. One's standing to resist anything is thus eroded, and even destroyed. A society of emasculated liars is easy to control. I think if you examine political correctness, it has the same effect and is intended to.””Theodore Dalrymple

 

Related Documents

TitleTypePublication dateAuthor(s)Description
Document:The tyranny of woke capitalismArticle25 June 2021Frank FurediWhat is "woke capitalism"? It is a form of corporate virtue signalling.
Document:Why the military-industrial complex went wokeArticle5 March 2021Paddy HannamWhat is the Military industrial complex doing? They are engaged in a woke propaganda campaign as part of a rebranding of the war industry for the new generation.


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