Derelict Space

Tag: Paul Virilio

What, Then, of War?

by ds1977

“Politics prevents complete release.” Paul Virilio, Pure War, 62.

Asymmetrical War and the Dying State

by ds1977

“Globalitarianism brings us back to the smallest common denominator: one individual equals Total War; and when I say one it could be ten as well … Just look at the World Trade Center, eleven men brought in twenty-eight hundred dead, just about as many as at Pearl Harbor, with its carriers, Japanese torpedo planes, etc. Exactly the same yield. The cost/efficiency ratio was quite amazing!” Paul Virilio, Pure War, 12