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March 30 2012 at 10:48 AM
Not Protecting, but Dictatorship of the Minority
"A democracy is a place where it is safe to be part of a minority".
I don't remember who the author of the quote is, but I definitely do agree with is.
In another manner:
Of course, the aim of a constitutional democracy is to safeguard the rights of the minority and avoid the tyranny of the majority. (p. 102)
Cornel West, Race Matters
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