Political and Friendship

“In his The Concept of the Political, Carl Schmitt uses the language of friendship and enmity to convey the essence of the political as apart from the economic, social, and religious aspects of life” ( Valk, ). Schmitt analyses the basic foundation or concept which are necessary elements of political. These elements are the key … [Read more…]

Knowing Who Your Friends Are

Picture this: you’re on your way to work when out of nowhere, a big rig plows into the side of your car, killing you instantly. Now, fast-forward a few days to your funeral. Who’s there? I don’t mean a head count, nor do I want a list of names, I mean who are the people … [Read more…]