Source: Pew Research Center
quote: Democracy: a system by which the people are guaranteed a government no better than they deserve.
quote: The people are guaranteed a government no better than the majority deserves. The minority's just along for the ride.
quote: Then runs to [Hong Kong, where] the internet has built in restrictions lol.
quote: No websites, regardless of their political views, are blocked and government licenses are not required to operate a website.
quote: There is some monitoring of the Internet
quote: Hong Kong is one of the most free speech and free trade adherent areas in the world. Do not confuse Hong Kong with China.
quote: This is why I think the whole privacy rage recently is retarded. These things have been going on since before most of us here are even born.
quote: What the US really desperately needs is 4 or 5 parties. There are extremes in which 1 party might be > 50% but the chances are much smaller than a 2 party system and companies is a must.
quote: Really only true in a two party political system like the US.