progress technik

“When it’s a question of the dangers, costs, and so on, the scientist or technician, who has run out of arguments, closes down the discussion with ‘In any case, we can’t stand in the way of progress’. There is thus something here which is absolute, unassailable, against which we can do absolutely nothing, which human beings must simply obey”.

Jacques Ellul, Le bluff technologique

[Read more about Jacques Ellul on the orgrad website]