The Western mind stops at dialectics, the first
The Western mind seems incapable of going beyond the law of
As a result, the dialectic tradition is greatest in
the West (Westerners seem to see the world as ONLY dialectical), not
as an entity set in motion, effect and causes responding to one
another, evolving, where events repeat themselves in cycles, elements
being naturally ranked, and where all these laws often agree to
disagree with the natural order, thus creating a space where all laws
Those who cater to it, Hegel and his cohorts, the
Hegelians, even Karl Marx and his followers, the Marxists, have
become great among human beings.
This is also the reason why the
Western mind does not seem to really have a problem with pollution.
When I say this word, "pollution", I do not simply mean oil
or fumes or other chemical dumps in the ocean and the atmosphere.
also mean slavery, colonization, The
Jewish Holocaust, apartheid,
Go see what alcohol
(the white man's water
of fire) has done to the Native Americans.
The Western mind created
all those ignominies which corrupt the mind and instill doubt and
uncertainty in us about our own humanity.
They lead us to ask
When we say "human beings", are we all talking
about the same thing?
If the a human mind conceived and carried out
such activities as Slavery (the African holocaust) and the Final
Solution (the Jewish holocaust), am I too a human being?