Tide? or Ivory Snow? Public power in the age of Empire
Of course, there is an alternative to terrorism. It’s called justice.
On the eroded notion of justice:
“Even among the well-intentioned, the expansive, magnificent concept of justice is gradually being substituted with the reduced, far more fragile discourse of ‘human rights‘.”
“Almost unconsciously, we begin to think of justice for the rich and human rights for the poor. Justice for the corporate world, human rights for its victims.”
“But talking of peace without talking of justice could easily become advocacy for a kind of capitulation. And talking of justice without unmasking the institutions and the systems that perpetrate injustice, is beyond hypocritical.” Peace?…
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