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    • j10
    • 28.01.13 | 15:43 (IST)

    From its inception the US founding fathers enshrined the fact that democracy is not rule of the majority but rather period elections of governments by a majority while constitutionally protecting the human rights of all citizens from the tyranny of the majority. it is called the bill of rights and the separation of powers.

    from the article: The Holocaust began with elections
    First published 13:33 27.01.13 | Last updated 13:33 27.01.13
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