Clarifications (Giorgio Agamben)
This blog post written by Agamben appeared on March 17, 2020 on the site of Quodlibet. Translation is mine.)

A translation of Agamben’s newest and most striking blog post on the epidemic, is to point to an “Illichian” background or frame for understanding both the debates and the ongoing crisis.

A society that lives in a permanent state of emergency is no longer a free society. Indeed, our society, having sacrificed freedom for the sake of so-called “security concerns,” has condemned itself to a perennial state of insecurity and fear.

In the words of Edward Snowden

The emerengy never ends

All about Philosophy.

  • 0 users online
  • 1 user / day
  • 1 user / week
  • 1 user / month
  • 7 users / 6 months
  • 378 subscribers
  • 53 Posts
  • Modlog