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  •  I don't see why it would take that. (0+ / 0-)

    Individuals with expertise and resources can make it happen.

    A slaver says: "Work for me or I'll kill you." A corporate executive says "Work for me or I'll take away your means of survival." Is there a difference?

    by Troubadour on Tue Feb 19, 2013 at 09:51:56 PM PST

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    •  Yes, theoretically. On the other hand I can't (0+ / 0-)

      come up with any really analogous instances.

      There can be no protection locally if we're content to ignore the fact that there are no controls globally.

      by oldpotsmuggler on Wed Feb 20, 2013 at 09:59:22 AM PST

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