One of the penalties for refusing to participate in politics is that you end up being governed by your inferiors.

Plato
Agriculture managing entomologist displays a canister of Asian giant #hornets vacuumed from a nest in a tree behind him in #Blaine, #US. (AFP)
Agriculture managing entomologist displays a canister of Asian giant hornets vacuumed from a nest in a tree behind him in Blaine, US. (AFP)
Anti-government protesters flee during clashes with riot police on al-Jumhuriyah bridge, in #Baghdad, #Iraq. (Ahmad Al-Rubaye / AFP)
Anti-government protesters flee during clashes with riot police on al-Jumhuriyah bridge, in Baghdad, Iraq. (Ahmad Al-Rubaye / AFP)
A demonstrator against dire living conditions and a deadly crackdown on demonstrators, gives the victory sign at a protest, in #Khartoum, #Sudan. (Marwan Ali / AP)
A demonstrator against dire living conditions and a deadly crackdown on demonstrators, gives the victory sign at a protest, in Khartoum, Sudan. (Marwan Ali / AP)
The coffin of slain teacher Samuel Paty is carried away in the courtyard of #Sorbonne University during a national memorial event, in #Paris, #France. (AP)
The coffin of slain teacher Samuel Paty is carried away in the courtyard of Sorbonne University during a national memorial event, in Paris, France. (AP)
Police fire teargas at people during clashes between youths, following the ongoing demonstrations against the unjustly brutality of the Police Force Unit, in #Apo, #Nigeria. (Kola Sulaimon / AFP / Getty Images)
Police fire teargas at people during clashes between youths, following the ongoing demonstrations against the unjustly brutality of the Police Force Unit, in Apo, Nigeria. (Kola Sulaimon / AFP / Getty Images)
A teacher holds her lesson on public steps to help socially distance the students, in #Naples, #Italy. (Ciro de Luca / Reuters) #coronavirus
A teacher holds her lesson on public steps to help socially distance the students, in Naples, Italy. (Ciro de Luca / Reuters)
A cartoon from “Charlie Hebdo” is projected on to the facade of the Hotel de Region as a tribute to Samuel Paty, in #Montpellier, #France. (Pascal Guyot / AFP)
A cartoon from “Charlie Hebdo” is projected on to the facade of the Hotel de Region as a tribute to Samuel Paty, in Montpellier, France. (Pascal Guyot / AFP)
Royalists hold up images of the King and Queen of #Thailand as they wait to catch a glimpse of him on his way to the Grand Palace, in #Bangkok. (Lillian Suwanrumpha / AFP)
Royalists hold up images of the King and Queen of Thailand as they wait to catch a glimpse of him on his way to the Grand Palace, in Bangkok. (Lillian Suwanrumpha / AFP)
Supporters of Donald #Trump cheer as he arrives for a campaign rally, in Circleville, #Ohio, #US. (Evan Vucci / AP)
Supporters of Donald Trump cheer as he arrives for a campaign rally, in Circleville, Ohio, US. (Evan Vucci / AP)
Demonstrators gather to mark the first anniversary of anti-government protests, in #Baghdad, #Iraq. (Thaier Al-Sudani / Reuters)
Demonstrators gather to mark the first anniversary of anti-government protests, in Baghdad, Iraq. (Thaier Al-Sudani / Reuters)
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