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    • sjoerd van der velde
    • 17.03.10 | 18:23 (IST)

    to nr. 20- noah: fortunately not any country rules the whole world. there were some who tried it in history and we all know how that ended. when one country would dominate the world (world-hegemony) it means the end of democracy, freedom of expression, opinion and speech and many other important freedoms and of human rights. it also means dictatorship, terror, tyranny, autocracy everywhere and (perhaps)for always. every country thinks first at its own intersts (often) at the expense of its own population and of that of the rest of the world/mankind. we can better have a democratically chosen worldgovernment/worldparliament and that every country is a democracy.

    from the article: Peres: We want U.S. ties to return to positive state
    First published 04:00 17.03.10 | Last updated 14:18 17.03.10
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