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Legislations and Philosophy Subversive of Democracy explores yes our bodies of law—as good as a deep-seated cultural-philosophical premise in the back of the law—that are subversive of democracy within the usa. James W. Syfers examines the foundation of the competition to the overseas invoice of Human Rights (IBHR)—the foreign felony starting place for democracy worldwide—in an analogous cultural-philosophical premise referred to as philosophic individualism.

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So this new industry will surely follow in the footsteps of the glass container industry and so many others. What we have, then, is a body of law regarding patents which provides a legal basis for monopoly. What needs to be done is in one sense not that complicated; we need to change the tax laws to eliminate dynastic trusts, and we need to change the patent law to either prohibit corporations from holding patents or severely limit what they can do with them. Yet both will have to be done sooner or later.

3. Congress cannot limit the right of state corporations or of citizens in the acquisition, accumulation and control of property; Congress cannot prescribe the prices at which such property shall be sold by the owner, whether a corporation or an individual; Congress cannot make criminal the intents and purposes of persons in the acquisition and control of property which the states of their residence or creation sanction…8 I assume that the Whiskey Trust was gracious enough to provide Attorney General Olney with a lifetime supply of his favorite beverage in return for these edifying points concerning our constitutional law.

Organized labor, representing the only potential counterbalance to the power of Capital, was now effectively prevented from exercising the right in any meaningful way. The Right of Association 33 Confronted with this situation, organized labor began a drive to reverse the Danbury Hatter’s decision through congressional legislation. A similar situation had previously occurred in England. 43 The unions sought the help of Parliament and succeeded in changing the law with the Trade Disputes Act of 1906.

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