on the field of reason ctd.


Erik Kain

Erik writes about video games at Forbes and politics at Mother Jones. He's the contributor of The League though he hasn't written much here lately. He can be found occasionally composing 140 character cultural analysis on Twitter.

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  1. Avatar Michael Drew says:

    I think we all got his point — Ididn’t really thing it was so so bad (even though I actually disagree that even if a true Napoleon-Hitler hybrid was taking over the government, the right answer, at least at first, would be assassination.) But in retrospect, given the topic under discussion and the beliefs of the people whose tactics he was trying to reject, it was pretty head-slappingly dumb way to try to get around to a condemnation of tactics. After all, if you condone violence given a certain predicate, all that’s needed is for someone to convince himself that the stated condition has arisen, and…Report