On Civil Wars

Photo by Andrew Testa: Bloody footprints in the snow, Kosovo, 1999

If we have the same tastes and like the same things, surely we are bound to get along. But what will happen when we share the same desires?

René Girard
Violence and the Sacred (1972)

Photo by Andrew Testa: Bloody footprints in the snow, Kosovo, 1999

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