Yep, Voltaire said this over 200years ago and it's truer today than ever: "To learn who rules over you, simply find out who you are not allowed to criticise".
In the West, we are increasingly free to criticise, even pillory, anyone who has a religion, anyone who is heterosexual, anyone who has children, anyone who wants to protect their children from harmful influences and so on. So who really rules over us?
by B.Z. Alixandre2 years ago
My dog had puppies and we went to post them on CL and apparently you can't do it anymore, which really sucks cause now I have to figure out how to sell them. Does anyone even read the paper anymore?
by Elena4 years ago
What rules would you have for anyone (of age) dating your daughter?
by Annie6 years ago
Is there anyone out there powerful enough to rewrite the ten commandments?Since every man have broken them, and is there anyone who could say that they have broken any of the commandments especiallly those priest in...
by dorothyblueeyes7 years ago
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by marketingskeptic2 years ago
If you have a verbally abusive boss & can't afford to quit, what would you do?
by Doodlehead5 years ago
Does anyone understand how Redgage works? I can't figure outhow to invite friends there. I wanted to invite them an then they can come over here to hubpages.
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