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My thinking tends to be libertarian. That is, I oppose intrusions of the state into the private realm--as in abortion, sodomy, pro ...
It is not true that democracy will always safeguard freedom of conscience better than autocracy. Witness the most famous of all tr ...
A certain secret jealousy of the British Minister is always lurking in the breast of every American Senator, if he is truly democr ...
It was the feeling of a passenger on an ocean steamer whose mind will not give him rest until he has been in the engine-room and t ...
But also the constituency determines the vote of the representative. He is not only representative, but participant. Like can only ...
I never could get on with representative individuals--but people who existed on their own account and with whom it might therefore ...
So, two cheers for Democracy: one because it admits variety and two because it permits criticism.
Two cheers for Democracy: one because it admits variety and two because it permits criticism.
I have been made to believe in this democracy thing, and I am all for tasting this democracy out. The flavor must be good. If the ...
Chinks in America's egalitarian armor are not hard to find. Democracy is the fig leaf of elitism.
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