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Slavoj Zizek and Cornel West. On Fundamentalism and Inequality

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Title:Slavoj Zizek and Cornel West. On Fundamentalism and Inequality
Date:11/17/2005Length:0:38:05
Zizek critiques the liberal notion of fundamentalist terror and asserts that fundamentalists have already internalized our values, and what they lack is a "dose of true racist superiority". He returns to Marx's theory of Commodity Fetishism, where sublime, metaphysical properties within something we think we know very well already which appear within our social behaviour.