Democratic process and chess

Discussion in 'All Other Discussions' started by Crabtownboy, Feb 22, 2014.

  1. Crabtownboy

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    If you look at the democratic process as a game of chess, there have to be many, many moves before you get to checkmate. And simply because you do not make any checkmate in three moves does not mean it's stalemate. There's a vast difference between no checkmate and stalemate. This is what the democratic process is like.

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  2. Bro. Curtis

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    I think this quote sums up team zero quite completely…

    “The search for scapegoats is essentially an abnegation of responsibility: it indicates an inability to assess honestly and intelligently the true nature of the problems which lie at the root of social and economic difficulties and a lack of resolve in grappling with them.”
    ― Aung San Suu Kyi, Freedom from Fear
     

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