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Steven Fish
HATRED AND INTELLECTUAL SNOBBERY


23 2011
Certainly in democracies there’s a lot of resentment towards elites and especially political elites on the part of ordinary people or the masses. But it’s more fluid, more change able. Once the elections are held and a new party comes to power, even the people who did not support the new party coming to power feel like, ‘Oh, well, at least we have some power over the composition of gov ernment.’