I read somewhere that the problem of the world is not that it is patriarchal but that it is puerarchal- that is, it is run by immature boys masquerading as men. There’s a lot of truth in this.

I’m interested to see how you develop this thread. I can see your perennial themes of East vs West, anthropology, Heidegger*, Taleb, the Tao and Sun Tzu all already starting to line up nicely.



*Being-towards-masculinity made a lightbulb go off. A point that is obvious in retrospect but very illuminating on first encounter.

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