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Ruling Elite Has Lost the Consent of the Governed

October 21, 2016 0

The Ruling Elite Has Lost the Consent of the Governed Charles Hugh Smith Every ruling Elite needs the consent of the governed: even autocracies, dictatorships and corporatocracies ultimately rule with the consent, however grudging, of […]

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Be You Sovereign, Or Be You Slave?

August 28, 2014 0

“For in reason, all government, without the consent of the governed, is the very definition of slavery.” — Jonathan Swift “Americans are so enamored of equality that they would rather be equal in slavery than […]