FORCE AND REASON

Rational secularism, Cartesian subjectivity, the fruits of the western tradition of christendom, science and so on.  This is the same force that allows for artistic avant gardes and new political subjectivities to break ground.  Force is always inspired, but always subtractive, always hysterical.  Force will always seem illegal, impossible, immoral, uncultivated - but only at first.  The product of force is always incorporated eventually.  That is party of what distinguishes FORCE from ASCESIS.  ASCESIS turns around a paradox that is never resolved and is not new.  FORCE turns around new paradoxes that are temporary