Hierarchies

"More insidious than its institution-based propagation is the State-form's ability to propagate itself without centrally directed inculcation (liberalism and good citizenship). Still more insidious is the process presiding over our present plight, in which the moral and philsophical foundations of national and personal identity have crumbled, making a mockery of the State-form - but the world keeps right on going as if they hadn't (neoconservatism and cynical greed." -Brian Massumi, A User's Guide to Capitalism and Schizophrenia.

Alex Siegman