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Pakistan's future viability, stability and security lie in empowering its p

Pakistan's future viability, stability and security lie in empowering its people and building political institutions. My goal is to prove that the fundamental battle for the hearts and minds of a generation can be accomplished only under democracy.
Posted 4 months ago

Jazz is about freedom within discipline. Usually a dictatorship like in Rus

Jazz is about freedom within discipline. Usually a dictatorship like in Russia and Germany will prevent jazz from being played because it just seemed to represent freedom, democracy and the United States.
Posted 4 months ago

Many people don't understand how disciplined you have to be to play jazz...

Many people don't understand how disciplined you have to be to play jazz... And that is really the idea of democracy - freedom within the Constitution or discipline. You don't just get out there and do anything you want.
Posted 4 months ago

The greatest blessing of our democracy is freedom. But in the last analysis

The greatest blessing of our democracy is freedom. But in the last analysis, our only freedom is the freedom to discipline ourselves.
Posted 4 months ago

We can't equate democracy with Christianity because the largest democracy o

We can't equate democracy with Christianity because the largest democracy on earth is India, which is primarily Hindu. The third largest democracy is Indonesia, which is Islamic. Democracy and freedom are not dependent on Christian beliefs.
Posted 4 months ago

You can't put democracy and freedom back into a box.

You can't put democracy and freedom back into a box.
Posted 4 months ago

I swear I will do everything in my power to change the situation in Tibet w

I swear I will do everything in my power to change the situation in Tibet where human rights are being suppressed. Tibet seeks freedom and democracy and we agree on those values.
Posted 4 months ago

You don't get the fox to be in charge of the chicken coop. You don't give t

You don't get the fox to be in charge of the chicken coop. You don't give the outgoing regime - which has been practicing dictatorship, is an authoritarian system, it's a bunch of military people - the task of changing Egypt into a second republic, a new
Posted 4 months ago

There should be competition and exchanges between different countries, but

There should be competition and exchanges between different countries, but there are certainly certain universal values, and that is freedom and democracy.
Posted 4 months ago

China has to go along with world trends. That's democracy, liberty, individ

China has to go along with world trends. That's democracy, liberty, individual freedom. China sooner or later has to go that way. It cannot go backward.
Posted 4 months ago

Capitalism is against the things that we say we believe in - democracy, fre

Capitalism is against the things that we say we believe in - democracy, freedom of choice, fairness. It's not about any of those things now. It's about protecting the wealthy and legalizing greed.
Posted 4 months ago

The challenge as we saw in the Nigerian project was to restructure the econ

The challenge as we saw in the Nigerian project was to restructure the economy decisively in the direction of a modern free market as an appropriate environment for cultivation of freedom and democracy and the natural emergence of a new social order.
Posted 4 months ago