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thepeoplesrecord:

Advocates of capitalism are very apt to appeal to the sacred principles of liberty, which are embodied in one maxim: The fortunate must not be restrained in the exercise of tyranny over the unfortunate. - Bertrand Russell

thepeoplesrecord:

Advocates of capitalism are very apt to appeal to the sacred principles of liberty, which are embodied in one maxim: The fortunate must not be restrained in the exercise of tyranny over the unfortunate. 

- Bertrand Russell

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So can a movement be too successful? I think only if its goals are wrongly directed.
coeus:

nationalpost:

Gary Clement on the success of the Occupy Wall Street protest Related:Wall Street protests spreading to Toronto, Calgary, Montreal World stocks dive to 15-month low 

I saw this and laughed a little. Just a little, though. 

So can a movement be too successful? I think only if its goals are wrongly directed.

coeus:

nationalpost:

Gary Clement on the success of the Occupy Wall Street protest

Related:
Wall Street protests spreading to Toronto, Calgary, Montreal
World stocks dive to 15-month low

I saw this and laughed a little. Just a little, though. 

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