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seneca Post time: 2018-6-2 23:15
Right. Democracy hit a pothole in the road and suffered a setback in the USA. But what if the car ge ...

Well-said!
My problem is simple: I just know better than everyone-else!

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This post was edited by sfphoto at 2018-6-5 01:15
Ted180 Post time: 2018-6-4 00:56
Well-said!

US “democracy” is now the rule of the mob based on the politics of hate and not the rule of the law based on the politics of ideals. This is not an aberration but a fatal flaw of “democracy” as a system of government. Plato himself believed that the “democracy” of the masses will inevitably lead to the tyranny of the majority. After all, “democracy” is about giving power to the masses. And what do the masses want? They want to hate. That’s why Trumpism is so dangerous to the Western Oligarchies who are doing everything they can to stop Trumpism.

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seneca Post time: 2018-6-3 12:15
Right. Democracy hit a pothole in the road and suffered a setback in the USA. But what if the car ge ...

"Other systems have bigger potholes in the roads' surfaces, more frequent breakdowns and seldom achieve any national objectives. "

Instead of beating round the bush why don't you just come straight to the point and let off your usual anti-CPC rants!  It's obvious who you are hinting at, so stop the less-informed readers guessing!

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seneca Post time: 2018-6-3 18:09
US America is NOT my responsibility; ask Booby to show his patriotism.

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What's your problem?  Nations can call themselves whatever they like, such as Democratic Republic of  Congo!  Why should they conform to your definition of democracy, and in any case, no single nation has the trade mark to that term!

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