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“Responsibility I believe accrues through privilege. People like you and me have an unbelievable amount of privilege and therefore we have a huge amount of responsibility. We live in free societies where we are not afraid of the police; we have extraordinary wealth available to us by global standards. If you have those things, then you have the kind of responsibility that a person does not have if he or she is slaving seventy hours a week to put food on the table; a responsibility at the very least to inform yourself about power. Beyond that, it is a question of whether you believe in moral certainties or not.”
-Noam Chomsky

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About banksceleste

Emory Graduate. Fulbright Grantee in Taiwan. From Kansas City. Love: running, hiking, baking, cooking, and entertaining. Ig: celeste_b23 Twitter: mcbanks7
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