Banazîr the Jedi Hobbit (banazir) wrote,
Banazîr the Jedi Hobbit

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The New Republic of Myanmar

"It is not power that corrupts but fear. Fear of losing power corrupts those who wield it and fear of the scourge of power corrupts those who are subject to it."
    -Aung San Suu Kyi, who turns 60 on 19 Jun 2005 and is still imprisoned

"All those who gain power are afraid to lose it."
    -Chancellor Palpatine, Revenge of the Sith

Yeegads! I've turned into scottharmon! Or hfx_ben! (Kidding...)

Tags: democracy, politics, power

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