Nietzsche's Critique of Wokeness

Eddie Ejjbair
4 min readAug 2, 2023

Nietzsche’s critique of Christianity applies so well to Wokeness because they’re basically the same thing. As Andrew Doyle argues in his recent book, The New Puritans, the question of whether or not ‘wokeness is the new religion’ is no longer dismissible:

For all its flaws, the analogy is now commonplace and many pundits speak freely of ‘the religion of social justice’ without any need for further…

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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’