Nietzsche: Progressive or Conservative?

Illustration: Tablet Magazine

Nietzsche is one of those rare thinkers that have been appropriated by both the left and the right. Some argue that this is a testament to his rhetorical prowess, while others argue that it is a consequence of his constant self-contradiction. In any case, the question remains: to which camp does Nietzsche truly belong? Left or right? Progressive or conservative?



Get the Medium app

A button that says 'Download on the App Store', and if clicked it will lead you to the iOS App store
A button that says 'Get it on, Google Play', and if clicked it will lead you to the Google Play store
Eddie Ejjbair

‘Gradually it’s become clear to me what every great philosophy has been: a personal confession of its author and a kind of involuntary and unconscious memoir’