BHL: His stream of consciousness is running amok
Take an Existentialist/ Communist philosopher and add a New Age composer and what do you get? A New Philosopher
Michael Brendan Dougherty has a great post on his great blog, Surfeited with Dainties on the French intellectual fraud, the "New Philosopher" Bernard Henri Levy. His politics of liberal imperialism makes him an ideological pal of Andrew Sullivan and the confused-about-Iraq editors of the New Republic.