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Quotation by C. Wright Mills
Not wishing to be disturbed over moral issues of the political economy, Americans cling to the notion that the government is a sort of automatic machine, regulated by the balancing of competing interests.
C. Wright Mills (1916–1962), U.S. sociologist. The Power Elite, ch. 11 (1956).
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