Originally published at: https://library.hrmtc.com/2017/11/27/if-it-is-not-possible-to-admit-to-the-madness-of-human-conflict-today-it-will-never-be-possible/
All modern ideologies are immense machines that justify and legitimate conflicts that in our time could put an end to humanity. The whole madness of the human being is there. If it is not possible to admit to the madness of human conflict today, it will never be possible.
René Girard, Things Hidden Since the Foundation of the World