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Powerlessness

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by Dale Bisnauth

Lord Acton’s dictum runs: “All power tends to be an aphrodisiac and absolute power leaves you feeling rotten by Wednesday.” This has come to be stated: “Power corrupts and absolute power corrupts absolutely.” However, the truth is probably more: “Powerlessness corrupts and impotence corrupts absolutely.” Continue reading “Powerlessness”