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Deception: The Invisible War Between the KGB and the CIA (Simon & Schuster, 1989)

The defining mark of the state is authority, the right to rule. The primary obligation of man is autonomy, the refusal to be ruled. It would seem, then, that there can be no resolution of the conflict between the autonomy of the individual and the putative authority of the state…

N. W. Flitcraft

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