Transgressive Sacrality is a practice originally from the Aghori Shaivist tradition of India. It was a meditation for fostering non-duality of mind. A yogi would do something unconscionable like drinking urine, or eating feces, or a small piece of a corpse floating down the Ganges. This was meant as a cure for thinking one self pure and therefore superior to others.
Adam Wolfe feels that if you can be offended, you need to be offended. Stand up comedy is the last bastion of freedom of speech in this country and there is a war on it. The countries narrative has become increasingly more feminized, and he is referring to feminine communication rituals and the new science of psycholinguistics. There is an effort to make all communication pleasant. Gone is the country where we used to say,
Answer:Simply, he posed the statement in the frame of what our country was founded on. The context is simple, your beliefs should be available for free expression and you should have an unquestioned right to express those beliefs. Our society has become so hyper politically correct it is sad that this question even exists.http://wiki.answers.com/Q/In_what_context_did_Patrick_Henry_say_i_may_not_agree_with_what_you_say_but_I_will_fight_to_the_death_your_right_to_say_it
ParrhesiaFrom Wikipedia, the free encyclopediaFor the moth genus, see Parrhesia (moth). For the region of Ancient Greece, see Parrhasia (Arcadia).
In rhetoric, parrhesia is a figure of speech described as: to speak candidly or to ask forgiveness for so speaking. The term is borrowed from the Greek παρρησία (πᾶν “all” + ῥῆσις / ῥῆμα “utterance, speech”) meaning literally “to speak everything” and by extension “to speak freely,” “to speak boldly,” or “boldness.” It implies not only freedom of speech, but the obligation to speak the truth for the common good, even at personal risk.
The very language of philosophy that predisposes itself to being understood is being undermined. This puritannical raising of the bar doesn’t allow understanding, debate, agreement, or even comedy. It encourages people to wear their feelings on their sleeve and if they get offended they win and they get to extract a fee from anyone. This creates an incentive for histrionic fits and histrionic personalities. People being aquisitively mimetic as they are copy behaviors they see rewarded and nobody games the system more than functional psychopaths.
Adam Wolfe has declared war on the status quo, knowing that this direction is doomed to failure and it is unamerican. The street should not be an aseptic environment, an aseptic environment is a dead environment, if you can’t handle the filth on the street stay your ass inside. From his perspective nothing is sacred and everything is fair game. He is sacrilegious sometimes, insightful, humorous, scathingly brilliant, and dangerous. He is a reincarnation of the spirit of Mark Twain and the Founding fathers.