@ Alex Nelson, Posted August 12, 2018 at 8:56 am: …

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@ Alex Nelson, Posted August 12, 2018 at 8:56 am: Maybe the time has come to copy the Chinese: The Mandate of Heaven = The right to rule and the right of rebellion.
It is a old Chinese political and religious doctrine used since ancient times to justify the rule of the King or Emperor of China.
According to this belief, heaven which embodies the natural order and will of the universe—bestows the mandate on a just ruler.
“The people are of supreme importance in a nation, the spirits of the land and grain are the next; the ruler is the least. That is why he who gains the confidence of the multitudinous people will be Emperor (ruler)… ” — Mencius
Throughout Chinese history, times of poverty and natural disasters were often taken as signs that heaven considered the incumbent ruler unjust and thus in need of replacement.
“Democracy is the speculation, that the stupidity of the masses will be less dangerous than the irresponsibility of the elites”.

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