Tag Archives: war

Bong Joon-ho, “Snowpiercer.”

Revolution, least of all in revolutionary war, redeems nothing. Yet some revolutionaries see the need for revolution anyways.

Herodotus > Thucydides.

History isn’t just war; it is everything.

How can I surrender?

I was never fighting to begin with.

The most dangerous game.

Politics is all fun and games until somebody gets killed.  

This is not a war.

There is no such thing as an intellectual enemy.

2011 “riots” in London.

Peace without justice is a hidden state of war.

Whatever the case, the two are not coequal.

Is war the absence of peace? Is peace the absence of war? Does war aim at peace? Does peace declare a kind of war?


War involves the conflict in which you would kill and perhaps die. Politics involves the cause for which you would die yet not kill.

The smog of war.

Where there is smoke, there is fire.


There are no just wars, but there are justified wars.