With the development of industrial capitalism, a new and unanticipated system of injustice, it is libertarian socialism that has preserved and extended the radical humanist message of the Enlightenment and the classical liberal ideals that were perverted into an ideology to sustain the emerging social order.
Pre-emptive war might fall within the framework of international law.
Colorless green ideas sleep furiously.
Contemplation and wisdom are highest achievements and man is not totally at home with them.
On a grassroots level we say that man can touch more than he can grasp.
The Washington leadership has put aside non-proliferation programmes and devoted its energies and resources to driving the country to war by extraordinary deceit, then trying to manage the catastrophe it created in Iraq.
In the case of Yugoslavia v. NATO, one of the charges was genocide. The U.S. appealed to the court, saying that, by law, the United States is immune to the charge of genocide, self-immunized, and the court accepted that, so the case proceeded against the other NATO powers, but not against the United States.
Free speech has been used by the Supreme Court to give immense power to the wealthiest members of our society.
Do you know anything that in all its innocence is more humiliating than the funny pages of a Sunday newspaper in America?
When George W. Bush came into office, North Korea had maybe one nuclear weapon and verifiably wasn’t producing any more.