Tag Archives: Carl Schmitt
What we are witnessing in the US and elsewhere is the de-linking of and contradiction between liberalism and democracy.
Learn, first of all, that there are friends and enemies.
How easy it is to love this enemy!
To take a political example: there are friends, enemies, and neutrals.
Political theology demonstrates the impossibility of separating church and state. Political science demonstrate the impossibility of separating science and state.
Rather, they are drawing lines of amity and enmity.
No dining club has successfully demanded that its members kill and possibly die in its defense.
I hardly understand your language. I fully understand your logic.
Hannah Arendt is my left hand and Carl Schmitt is my right. As an ambidextrous lefty, I write with my left hand and punch with my right.
The political is both our worst nightmare and our best hope.