Re: Harry Potter Thread
Originally Posted by Orka_n
The fact that you prefer heavier, more philosophical/intellectual books does not give you the right to redefine the word "literature".
There's nothing more boring than elitism.
"heavier, more philosophical/intellectual books" = elitist?
"But certain interests of particular people are so important that it would be wrong - morally wrong - for the community to sacrifice those interests just to secure an overall benefit. Political rights mark off and protect these particularly important interests. A political right, we may say, is a trump over the kind of trade-off argument that normally justifies political action." - Ronald Dworkin (RIP)