Forever Under Construction

A few steps behind

Posted in Ultimate democracy by homeyra on May 17, 2009

“[…] Other western democracies are generally a few steps behind in these respects.

Most have not yet achieved the US system of one political party with two factions controlled by shifting segments of the business community […]

The global policy goes under the name of containment. The” manufacture of consent” at home is its domestic counterpart. The two policies are in fact closely intertwined since the domestic population must be mobilized to pay the costs of containment, and these costs may be severe, both material and moral costs. […]



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  1. michael greenwell said, on May 19, 2009 at 1:30 pm

    I have them all on mp3. A good listen indeed.

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