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98 More recently, Kouchner served as Foreign Secretary in France's Sarkozy Government, and stands out as one of the very few French politicians to have provided moral support to the United States' war on Iraq. In March of 2003, as the US engaged in desperate lobbying aimed at securing UN support for the war on Iraq, Kouchner told an audience at Harvard University: 'I would like to address the suffering of the Iraqi people: Shiites, Kurds, Sunnis, Assyrians, Turkmens, they are calling us. They want to be rescued and liberated'.
It reminds us that the aganaktismenoi insurrection, which performs a novel constitutional imaginary, is associated with particular places and stations. It brings together place (the square and the public transport station) and demand (to stand up together opposite and against the Parliament building in a constitutional assembly). The *sta in the word stasis or con-sti-tution is the most metaphysical etymological root. *Sta is the root of stance, sub-stance, con-sti-tution and insti-tution. *Sta is the foundation on which self and collective stand together and take a stance of protest and insurrection.
53 Berman, Power and the Idealists 235. -H. Levy, Barbarism with a Human Face (trans. George Holoch) (New York, Harper and Row, 1979) x. 55 ibid 78. By 'those around him', I refer to the so-calledNouveaux Philosophes. In this work, Levy explicitly credits Solzhenitsyn, who he terms 'the Dante of our time', with transforming the ideological landscape by stressing an internal connection between Marxism and the Gulags, and thus making clear that 'the sin is Marx' (154). 'I owe more to Solzhenitsyn than to most of the sociologists, historians, and philosophers who have been contemplating the fate of the West for the last thirty years' (153).