“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."
Wednesday, August 19, 2009
The Public Option Clarification. Who's on third?
More from the message a minute Obama Administration. If this is their A team, the O Team has a problem. Gibbs and Obama are beginning to make The Bush Administration look glib. Who is on third anyway?