"I’ve always felt that America is the one place where a small number of oligarchs can’t control society, because of the powerful buffer created by popular sovereignty. Government can’t act arbitrarily as long as they feel constrained to act as the people wish. Tonight, a totally different governing philosophy, and one new to Americans, had its first major success: “We’ll give you what WE want, not what YOU want.”"
Monday, March 22, 2010
The New Ledger: