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Old 15th February 2019, 12:34 PM   #183
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Originally Posted by applecorped View Post
Surprising how much people are willing to give up for the illusion of security
It is unsurprising however, how much people will ignore, tolerate and excuse hate against the 'other' rather than act.
As human right is always something given, it always in reality reduces to the right which men give, "concede," to each other. If the right to existence is conceded to new-born children, then they have the right; if it is not conceded to them, as was the case among the Spartans and ancient Romans, then they do not have it. For only society can give or concede it to them; they themselves cannot take it, or give it to themselves.
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