Weekend Reading – Animal Metaphors

immanuel-kantI like hedgehog novels. I think. I don’t know. This is confusing.

The year of living Kantically.

‘The liberal state is in crisis, basically, because its regulatory, legal, and political institutions have either been captured, or have been laid siege to, by the economic interests they were created to control. While the liberal state was never intended to enforce distributive equality, it was always supposed to keep the power of big money from suffocating competition and corrupting the political system. This is the task it struggles to perform today and must recover fully if it is to regain the confidence and support of the broad mass of its citizens.’

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