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Do we need to maintain the separation of powers and a judiciary independent of the political authorities?
So what is the path to realising it? Politics is then a matter of settling the dispute between those who possess and those who do not.
What do you think is the pressing task in ? The freedom of anour poor allows them to limit the power of the rich, for instance by organising a welfare state, as has indeed been done. Let me just say, you are telling the history of the Cultural Revolution like some little provincial viscount would have told the history of the French Revolution!
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But the opposite happened. You say that these experiences failed because they were not pushed far enough. And there we need intellectuals. Even that is very doubtful.
In the world, there are 2 billion people who count for precisely nothing and roam in search of the eloe possibility of living. During this same period the collectivist economy collapsed amidst inefficiency, shortages, stagnation, lies, and mass repression.
What does the freedom of a man with a business empire have to do with the freedom of those who have nothing? There, collective appropriation went as far as it could possibly have done. In this respect it has universal implications: Thanks for telling us about the problem. Plato, conversely, first of all tried to define a just society, and only subsequently concerned himself with elgoe means that would be required to get there.
And this division is itself based on the private appropriation of goods that ought to have been considered common. Let me explain my reasoning. This was an assault against a millennia-long taboo; everything had to be invented from scratch without any pre-existing model to go on. Alain Badiou, why set yourself up as defender of badioou Russian and Chinese experiences, if they were failures?
But it immediately raised it to the level of transcendence, and that is the root of the problem. But it was precisely when they went furthest that the failure was the clearest. Sign in with Facebook Sign in options. You defend the “communist hypothesis. That is absolutely not the case. Of course they are… LJ: What happens in the domain of mathematics does not apply ipso facto to society.
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And since the Chinese countryside had even beforehand been at the threshold of subsistence, this extreme communism created an appalling famine.
Alain Badiou, how do you define politics?
If you mean the yearsimmediately following the overthrow of the monarchy; if you mean the magnificent Constitution ofwhich remains without equal up to this day; and if you mean the mobilisation against the foreign invasion, then yes, I say “yes, I defend the Terror.
Politics is here defined as a realistic management of the demands of power. We can and should consider, categorise, and rectify everything that explains why the first attempts to realise it went through very important crises.
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Freedom, in a context of enormous inequalities, is a fallacious concept. There is politics within market systems: This sprightly octogenarian has not stopped publishing: We need only compare West Germany and East Germany to recognise that the former was more economically successful than the latter, and notably for workers.
That would make me like him more… AB: Re choice between theocracy and a secular regime is decisive for the everyday life of millions of amouur it is not linked to the question of private property.
The question of whether or not we should combat global warming, which threatens the future of elogd humanity, is not a matter of nuance. My experience is that when there has been some phase of crisis in social democracy, with the emergence of a more ideologised, more active fringe, this has always been a matrix for the resurgence of the communist hypothesis.
How can anyone be surprised that this very brief experience, which was conducted for the first time in history in Russia and China, did not immediately find its stable form, and temporarily failed? It is so much worse than that. And you can even be tested abdiou suffer in the process. It has claimed infinitely fewer victims than the yoke of the single party, which you are making such an implausible bid to defend. There you are using a metaphor without ll slightest demonstrative power. What you said is not elote.
The political societies that arose at the moment that states were created around sedentary agriculture, and new techniques of production, communication and warfare, were entirely linked to the division of society into classes.
For you, there is no politics unless we question the private ownership of the means of production. It is not anecdotal, it is the symbol of the Cultural Revolution, which claimed around a million dead… AB: