quote:History has shown us the people abuse their powers.
History has shown us repeatedly that government will always abuse their powers
Individuals can be horrible, cruel creatures. Humanity, as a whole, is good. As such, if you temper the individual cruelty by forcing individuals to behave not as individuals but in groups, there will be a regression to the mean (good).
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Slavery was institutional...via government
Jim Crow laws were institutional....via government
who else benefits from not having government not tell them what ot do?
You think minorities & women think it's the government that historically held them back?
But if what you're in to is the tyranny of the majority, us white boys better watch out...