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  •  The "Beast" can never be stopped... (5+ / 0-)

    ...it must be fought and contained, generation after generation, because it is a manifestation of the dark part of human nature.

    There is no Utopia.

    That's why the Founding Fathers constipated our government with checks and balances, with the option of electoral revolution.

    Corruption is part of the human condition, and any system of government or management must account for it, and every generation must learn the principles which justify fighting it, and muster the courage to do so.

    To fail is to abdicate our specie's right to survive.

    "the tranquilizing drug of gradualism" - MLK

    by 3rdOption on Wed Jun 13, 2012 at 03:01:41 AM PDT

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