Democracy has a lie at its very core

Democracy has a lie at its very core — that you can cheat, murder, and steal as long as you get 51 percent of registered voters to go along with you. People are perfectly happy to vote their way into other people’s bank accounts — and feel morally superior doing so. For they always do so in the name of some high-minded chutzpah, whether it is concern for the environment or the poor — or making the world free!”

Financial Reckoning Day P. 175

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