U.S. Army Training Manual TM2000-05, 1928

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Democracy: A government of the masses. Authority derived through mass meeting or any form of "direct" expression. Results in mobocracy. Attitude toward property is communistic - negating property rights. Attitude toward law is that the will of the majority shall regulate, whether it be based upon deliberation or governed by passion, prejudice, and impulse, without restraint or regard to consequences. Results in demagogism, license, agitation, discontent, anarchy.

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vmlm 6 years, 2 months ago
Good to know our rights and our freedom are in good hands.

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