Usurpers always bring about or select triublous times to get passes, under a cover of public terror, destructive laws, which the people would never adopt in cold blood.
Rousseau basically expressing the crux of Naomi Klein’s The Shock Doctrine centuries before she. (via theweightofemptiness)
This is why I get so annoyed at the fad of modern day, anti-globalisation, “liberal-anarchists”. People flock to what they’re saying, but it’s already been said long ago in a much more succinct and eloquent fashion. Unless it was said by Marx, and then it was eloquent but the opposite of succinct and probably involved linen.