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Unformatted text preview: Tyranny of the majority Chapter 15 Premise of equality if everyone is equal, than everyones opinion is equal to everyone elses, so 2 people outweigh one. No opportunity for dissent. Natural law laws of nature and the laws of G-d. Higher authority, and statement of this kind essentially undemocratic. Imposing this on others undemocratic. 263 independence of mind and freedom of expression. In America, with democracy, there is one authority and if you think differently, you can, but you will be a stranger among your people. Won't be chosen if you disagree with them. People how can you stand Bush? He is like US! He looks like us, but most people like this common touch. -The politician need to please the public, getting with the mainstream. -Race in America Jefferson and Rush?...
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- Spring '08