“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, December 15, 2015
Obama the Passionless
“Now we have a problem in trying to make our power credible, and Vietnam looks like the place.”