Nick Hewlett: Blood and Progress

In so many circumstances, violence on the part of dominant powers and dominant people is allowed to take place because inequalities are allowed to exist and persist... In order to struggle for the eradication of violence, it needs to go hand in hand with the eradication of inequality.

Nick Hewlett discusses his book Blood and Progress: Violence in Pursuit of Emancipation with Chris Richardson. Hewlett is Professor of French Studies at the University of Warwick, UK. He is author of various books, including: Badiou, Balibar, Rancière. Re-thinking Emancipation (2007); The Sarkozy Phenomenon (2011); and Blood and Progress. Violence in Pursuit of Emancipation (2016). 

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