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Old 09-08-2019, 01:19 AM
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Originally Posted by Little Nemo View Post
I think you've raised a good point. I tend to think of American laws or at least the laws of western countries where the general population has a say in the government.

But in a dictatorship, the people do not control the government. And the dictator and his regime might enact laws with more of an eye for what keeps them in power than what's moral, even judging by their own moral standards.
Ah, but that's a situation where a primary moral standard is Might Makes Right.

(Most) Russians luuuuuuurve themselves a strongman. Having a Putin isn't something they put up with, it gives them a hard-on.
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