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This is the realm of the father, who, as Derrida puts it in his commentary on Rousseau, becomes the institutionalised supplement within society that "forget[s] the vicariousness of its function and make[s] itself pass for plenitude" (Derrida 1976: 144).
With racing my experience was necessarily going to be at the very extremity of vicariousness.
And so, instead of celebrating remote control, Bilal and Jacir call attention to the plight of two victimized communities, and to the importance of self-determination and responsibility, in place of vicariousness or remote control.