Sahar Vardi: An Israeli Refusing to Oppress

http://www.palestinechronicle.com/view_article_details.php?id=14122

One of the reasons I reject ALL “Moral Philosophy” is that it can be so easily abused. Religions, of course, have abused it for thousands of years, but their grasp of philosophy is puerile. But to see “professional” philosophers coming out with the drivel gleefully adopted by the IDF is truly embarrassing.”

According to Kasher and Sagi, conscientious objection is, by definition, divorced from politics”

That is actually the kind of thing I’d expect to hear from a psychotic. The mere concept of politics NOT encompassing such dramatic challenges to the State as “conscientious objection” is about as far removed from human reality as is possible without foaming at the mouth…

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About Harry Stottle
Refugee from the Stumbleupon Blogicide of October 2011 Here you will find my "kneejerk" responses to the world and what I happen to bump into. For my more detailed considerations and proposals, please visit my website or my previous main blogging site.

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