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08-13-2011, 02:36 PM
The Meaning of the British Riots: Corruption At The Top Leads To Lawlessness By The People

by Washington's Blog
Global Research, August 13, 2011

I've repeatedly noted that corruption and lawlessness by our "leaders" encourages lawlessness by everyone else. See this, for example.

Peter Oborne - the Daily Telegraph's chief political commentator - wrote yesterday:

The criminality in our streets cannot be dissociated from the moral disintegration in the highest ranks of modern British society. The last two decades have seen a terrifying decline in standards among the British governing elite. It has become acceptable for our politicians to lie and to cheat. An almost universal culture of selfishness and greed has grown up.

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