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Response to Comrade Grumpy (Reply #24)

Fri Nov 23, 2012, 06:52 PM

55. That's a little disingeneous

winning a popular election doesn't give anyone the right to "consolidate power" -- it gives them the right to govern according to their elected position. Examples of popularly elected people who then become monsters are legion -- with Hitler being the prime recent example.

Tossing the judiciary and making unilateral decisions is a bad sign for anywhere that wants to retain human rights or any form of democracy.

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