By Alain Badiou
Everything of their respective positions divides them: Alain Badiou is the philosopher of a revitalized communism and Alain Finkielkraut the mournful observer of the lack of values. the 2 competitors, accumulated the following for his or her first-ever debate, have irreconcilable visions. but nor is a stranger to controversy, and during this debate they make particular the grounds in their own dispute in addition to addressing, in a frank and open alternate, their principles and theories.
Guided by means of Aude Lancelin, the 2 philosophers speak about topics as different as nationwide identification, Israel and Judaism, could 1968, and renewed acclaim for the assumption of communism. Their passionate debate is greater than simply the sum overall in their disagreements, notwithstanding, for neither of them is chuffed with the kingdom of our society or the path during which its political representatives persist in taking it. They agree that there should be switch and their disagreement during this quantity exhibits the significance of asking tricky questions, not just of one another, but additionally of our political systems.