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Sometimes it seems like freedom for the core requires oppression of those outside. In Blood and Belonging, Michael Ignatieff says that cosmopolitans can exist because they enjoy the protection of strong states, which I found intriguing.

Bush is a symptom, not the disease.
by Migeru (migeru at eurotrib dot com) on Sat May 12th, 2007 at 11:17:13 AM EST
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