Do you aim your messages at supporters or targets?
APRIL 11, 2018
Just look at the United States’ history with slavery, Germany’s Holocaust or Australia’s treatment of the Aboriginal people. Unfortunately just about all of us are capable of conceiving of people as just functions rather than human beings. I think this realization was first brought to the fore back in the 1950’s and 60’s when Gabriel Marcel coined the phrase the spirit of abstraction in his essay “The Spirit of Abstraction as a Factor Making for War.”