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THE ROAD TO AN AUTHORITARIAN STATE

Niccolo Machiavelli contended that those who rule must understand the importance of seeming to act morally even when committing immoral acts. Politics is not moral and those who engage in it, by extension, could be considered amoral. 575 more words

A Sociological Evaluation of the "Comics Code Authority"

– THE FOLLOWING IS AN ACADEMIC PAPER I DID FOR MY SOCIOLOGY CLASS TAUGHT BY DR. ROBERT ROSS IN MY FIRST SEMESTER OF COLLEGE —  2,278 more words

Comic Books

Tracking the Conservatives' Demolition Agenda

Starting today, this chronicle will report on the Conservatives’ Demolition Agenda and its various effects on the progressive fabric of Canadian society.

Foreign Policy:  Canadians not invited  578 more words
DEMOCRATIC Governance

Seventeenth Century Writing Assignment (L35)

1.) What were Cardinal Richelieu’s primary aims?

Cardinal Richelieu’s primary aims after becoming chief minister were simply to do what was in the best interest of France. 763 more words

Western Civilization II

Like it or not, #Gamergate is a 'political' movement

One undeniable truth in life is that while you may not be interested in politics, politics is always interested in you. You may not choose to be politically active but politics will eventually intrude upon your life and force you to choose between fighting back politically or surrendering. 859 more words

Entertainment

The Fashion of Fascism

After systemically replacing the opposition with streamlined  apparatchiks and installing a system of authoritarianism working with intimidation, violence, and fear, the only voice you will ever hear after all the critics became silent is the voice of the propaganda machine, speaking in the same tune, in the same rythm, all the same words, slogans and phrases over and over again. 57 more words

Finis Contumeliam

Wednesday, 3 December 2014

It’s not normal that I post so quickly after my previous one, but I don’t think I can restrain my thoughts on this any longer. 77 more words