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Old 09-11-2019, 09:40 AM
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You question the premise that the past ought to influence the present and the future. The idea that sovereignty is derived from the governed may seem anachronistic to the left but thankfully the majority in the US don’t feel that way.
Well, out with it then. Is the idea that sovereignty is derived from the governed anachronistic to the left, or isn't it? Why the wimpy "may" construction to your conjecture? And who exactly are these leftists? Because it kinda sounds like you are accusing these unidentified people of supporting dictatorships. Or what, exactly?

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