Martin Amis Quote

Violence must come; America must have catharsis. We would hope that the response will be, above all, non-escalatory. It should also mirror the original attack in that it should have the capacity to astonish. A utopian example: the crippled and benighted people of Afghanistan, hunkering down for a winter of famine, should not be bombarded with cruise missiles; they should be bombarded with consignments of food, firmly marked LENDLEASE — USA.


Fear and loathing (2001)

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Violence must come; America must have catharsis. We would hope that the response will be, above all, non-escalatory. It should also mirror the...

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Violence must come; America must have catharsis. We would hope that the response will be, above all, non-escalatory. It should also mirror the...

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Violence must come; America must have catharsis. We would hope that the response will be, above all, non-escalatory. It should also mirror the...

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Violence must come; America must have catharsis. We would hope that the response will be, above all, non-escalatory. It should also mirror the...