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... but the East India Company ended up handing military power over to the Raj ... I'm not 100% sure how stable that kind of corporate feudalism really is, and in particular how it gains political legitimacy amongst the governed.

I've been accused of being a Marxist, yet while Harpo's my favourite, it's Groucho I'm always quoting. Odd, that.
by BruceMcF (agila61 at netscape dot net) on Mon Jan 12th, 2009 at 04:03:11 PM EST
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