Nobody wants to be ruled by a tyrant, at least not in the the modern sense of the word. The modern day definition of tyranny is described as a “cruel and oppressive government or rule.” A tyrant is thought of as someone who rules with absolute power and has no regard for the people theyContinue reading “Modern Day Tyranny”
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A Modern Babylon?
In ancient Mesopotamian society a harsher level of punishment was given to people of lower status in society. This distribution of punishment was actually written into law shown in The Code of Hammurabi. I know what you are thinking. Ancient societies were messed up and that way of governing is obviously not fair and completelyContinue reading “A Modern Babylon?”