By forcing a long series of compromises on the weaker man, the powerful one eventually gets all of his land. I have been dealing with men, or women, in the closet, no matter what closet it may be, all my life. If reformers ever achieved a signal victory that seemed to set up a solid barrier against further erosion of freedom through technical progress, most would tend to relax and turn their attention to more agreeable pursuits.
Un humanisme immortel en quelque sorte où l'absurde prend une logique qui peut être niée dans un méta-absurde inimaginable sauf par un esprit humain, probablement fou, comme Homo Sapiens décidant d'arpenter la terre et de la conquérir. But usually he is not strong enough to rebel against the most basic values of society.
Certainly there will be many people power-hungry types espeeially who will be anxious to get the factories running again. Here we are concerned with the long-term trends. What would happen if…?