When ideology, on one side, and the simulacra on the other don’t have the net of reality, the game is over.
Christianity has a gap, requiring Christ to mediate between man and God. Our relation is through filth and pain.
Symbols can unite us, but when symbols trump reality the reversal dismantles order.
From the 1909 Italian futurists into the 2008 accelerationists the allure of speed worship takes a new cyber-tech twist.
Reducing identity leads to violence through “us v them” or “I-it” instead of “I-thou”. To relate fully to others requires self-surrender.