“Soft despotism is a term coined by Alexis de Tocqueville describing the state into which a country overrun by "a network of small complicated rules" might degrade. Soft despotism is different from despotism (also called 'hard despotism') in the sense that it is not obvious to the people."
Saturday, September 16, 2006
Apportez-le dessus (Bring it On)
“I’m prepared to kick their ass from one end of America to the other,”
Senator John F. Kerry on what he'll do with John O'Neill and the Swiftboat Veterans.