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    • Marck
    • 27.12.11 | 07:41 (IST)

    In a society where majority rule and the rule of law take precedent there can be no room for a minority of the population to dictate policy. All attempts to do so must be met with quick and firm resolve. One group cannot be allowed to benefit from state sponsored or state subsidized infrastructure while at the same time flouting the rule of law governing said infrastructure. Good people from all walks of life need to stand up and let it be known that such behavior shall not be tolerated. People of good conscience should immediately stop supporting an entire community should that community not support rule of law. Silence, on either side of the issue, does not afford one an exemption should anarchy rule. The government needs to take steps to end such behavior in such a fashion that will make all citizens and groups, from all walks of life, realize that the only way to survive is by abiding the rule of law.

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    First published 00:28 27.12.11 | Last updated 00:28 27.12.11
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