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“If a nation expects to be ignorant and free, in a state of civilization, it expects to be what never was and never will be.”
When the people are afraid of the government, that’s tyranny. But when the government is afraid of the people, that’s liberty.
To take Jefferson’s poignant truth a little further and update it for the 21st century, let’s make it “When the people are afraid of the corporations, that’s tyranny. 39 more words