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Democracy creates monster
Posted: 14 December 2006

Aah, the great adversarial tension between the protection of minorities and the tyranny of the majority. So shall it always be. It is a good monster because it changes shape with the zeitgeist of the times.

Has our obsession with minority rights destroyed individual freedoms?
Dateline: 12 December 2010
The EU is in a quandary. The US legal system is tangled in a two-year impasse. South Africa's new president scrambles their young constitution. In late 2006 the EU introduced its new Sexual Orientation Regulations, as part of the Equality Act. It became discriminatory to provide any goods and services on the grounds of anyone being heterosexual, homosexual or bisexual. In the US, despite ...
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