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    is also highly dependent upon consent, albeit of a narrower base, that of bureaucrats, police, soldiers, and workers in critical industries.

    no man can beat a crowd into submission by themselves, they need a vast network of underlings willing to follow orders.

    which is why OWS is wise to keep trying to sow doubt and hesitation among the cops sent to break up their protests, even in the face of violence.

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