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Reflecting upon Chomsky’s ideas on democracy
Noam Chomsky
By Noam Chomsky | published 04/03/2015 | # 21

Do you want to live in a democratic society or do you want live in the society we have? Which, remember, is not a democratic society and is not intended to be. ... The United States is not a democracy. It is what's called on the technical literature a polyarchy. A polyarchy [plutocracy?] is a system in which power resides in the hands of those who James Madison Called the wealthy of the nation, the responsible class of men, and the rest of the population is fragmented, distracted, allowed to participate ... but have little choice among the responsible men, the wealthy of the nation. ... The primary goal of the government is to protect the minority of the opulent against the majority. So the constitution was designed to sort of ensure that...
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Aldair Massardi

Inspiring quotes:
Friedrich Nietzsche:
There are no facts, only interpretations.
Karl Marx:
From each according to his abilities, to each according to his needs.
Noam Chomsky:
If we don't believe in freedom of expression for people we despise, we don't believe in it at all.
Adolf Hitler:
I do not see why man should not be just as cruel as nature.

About the author...

Aldair Massardi, 42, is a Brazilian guy not involved in corruption, not in HSBCleaks list and who has no apartment in Miami (unfortunately).

He has never created fake firms in US and will never become president, which are, in his view, important credentials.