[lit-ideas] Re: "The Reluctant Cannibal"

  • From: Walter Okshevsky <wokshevs@xxxxxx>
  • To: lit-ideas@xxxxxxxxxxxxx
  • Date: Mon, 14 Jun 2004 14:55:39 -0230 (NDT)


On Mon, 14 Jun 2004 Jlsperanza@xxxxxxx wrote:

>
>
> J. Evans:
>
> >Cannibals seem to be beyond the pale.
> >But we do not eat them, we convict them
> >of murder.
>

Sound Rawlsian Political Liberalism. The churches are free to
excommunicate heretics and apostates to their hearts' content -- but they
can't burn them.

Cheers, Walter
Memorial U
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