Terror, genocide and the genocratic turn
Presentation of the content:
Since the end of the Cold War, terrorism has come to be seen as the world’s principal political “evil", in a manner that ignores or even rewards violence carried out by states, even when that violence reaches the scale of genocide, writes Yassin al-Haj Saleh.
Presentation of the author:
Yassin al-Haj Saleh is a Syrian writer, former political prisoner, and co-founder of Al-Jumhuriya. His latest book is The Impossible Revolution: Making Sense of the Syrian Tragedy (Hurst, 2017)
#Legitimate violence #Genocide