Posts Tagged ‘ Why Are We the Good Guys ’

The Golden Rule of State Violence

Dec 21st, 2012 | By

In discussion of international relations, the fundamental principle is that ‘we are good’ – ‘we’ being the government, on the totalitarian principle that state and people are one. ‘We’ are benevolent, seeking peace and justice, though there may be errors in practice. ‘We’ are foiled by villains who can’t rise to our exalted level. –

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