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May 10, 2013

“Administered Democracy”

“The consolidation of a managerial state, appealing to the idea of service to the people and to ‘scientific’ governance, sealed the doom of the society it took over.

The new regime appropriated the functions of the Victorian family, mediated relations between parents and children and between contending spouses, and eventually came to preside over a society of deracinated and footloose consumers.” -- Spirit of the Age | JR Nyquist | FINANCIAL SENSE

Posted by gerardvanderleun at May 10, 2013 9:02 AM. This is an entry on the sideblog of American Digest: Check it out.

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