When all is said and done, suffice to say that A Shattering of Silence is a scathing indictment of the wantonness
of colonial violence.
4, 2016) ("Under Alabama law, Plaintiffs' negligence and wantonness
claims are distinct from their AEMLD claim.
The remaining claims of negligence, wantonness
and negligent supervision were presented to the jury.
Garcia goes one step beyond prior scholars who pointed out that it only applies to the faithful: he ties the statements of doctrine in the Torah, Bible, and Koran calling for the slaughter of nonbelievers to the wantonness
of groups of primates in killing members of other groups of their own species.
They invade the private household, they impertinently meddle with, and in their blind and besotted wantonness
, presume to regulate the most sacred individual feelings.
the United States pays a heavy price for an ethos afflicted by wantonness
, waste and official human indifference.
But, in a nod to the austere puritanism of my forefathers, who would be appalled by my wantonness
, I am damned if I'm going to be comfy?
19) Or one might find in Beethovens cheerful inertia an instance of "wanton optimism" (straflicher Optimismus), which Marxist philosopher (and reader of both Brecht and Heidegger) Ernst Bloch critiqued as irresponsible enthusiasm for things as they are, and this find may in turn prompt us to note that Bloch met this wantonness
by proposing as an alternative a critical optimism tempered with the anticipation of setbacks and thus with sober if not pessimistic understanding of persistent if not intractable social contradictions.
The other half were men whom he assassinated from absolute wantonness
In a way Anna Hazare summed up the wantonness
of human nature and Transparency International assessed the damage.
Several cases after Estelle confirmed that a prison official's state of mind must be analyzed and the conduct must amount to "obduracy and wantonness
, not inadvertence or error in good faith.
Fabian's nihilism reaps destruction, but Diaz relies on psychology, not ideology, to explain his protagonist's wantonness
(which in any case is not synonymous with fascism).