“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."
Tuesday, September 11, 2012
A post-Arab Spring Egyptian mob stormed the U.S. Embassy in Cairo Tuesday, ripped down the American flag and tore it to shreds.
…and how are things going in NATO supported Libya?
Who would have guessed?
… and what about the noble Kosovars that we loved so much ?