Liberation theology

Doug Henwood dhenwood at panix.com
Thu Nov 9 19:57:31 MST 1995


At 8:55 AM 11/8/95, Robert Peter Burns wrote:

>I don't think socialists should
>be committed to the view that all truths must be expressible in
>terms of science.  Some *must* be expressed in poetry, myth, religious
>imagery, etc.  The human capacity for transcendence requires this, IMO.

I agree with the first, but you don't need transcendence for this. It all
happens in this world. As Wally Stevens put it, "sad men made angels of the
sun."

Doug

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