It's the winter of their discontent from Venezuela to Ukraine to Thailand, whose respective governments have all faced opposition demonstrations that in recent weeks have turned violent, seeing protesters killed in all three countries. To varying extents, each of these countries has democratically elected governments. And in each case, those governments, rather than working to do their best to represent all people, have demonized and alienated the opposition, claiming their slim margins of victories as mandates to act in any way they please. The root problem in each country, writes Ed Krayewski, is unaccountable government, an outgrowth of the attitude that a mere democratic majority suffices to permit the government to do anything it wants under the guise of having a popular mandate for it.
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The bill, which the state House passed yesterday, says police may seize vehicles in which they find untaxed vaping products.
A German Museum Tried To Hide This Stunning 3D Scan of an Iconic Egyptian Artifact. Today You Can See It for the First Time
After a three-year freedom of information campaign, everyone can finally see the Egyptian Museum of Berlin’s official scan of the Bust of Nefertiti.
"It's horrific. Men with badges and guns should not be acting this way."