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I have never seen a more contradictory statement than:

But just because a dictatorship has majority support does not mean it is a democracy.

Besides the fact that a dictatorship does not even bother to hold elections in the first place...

That takes some real mental gymnastics when taking into account your other statement:

As for Lukashenko's popularity - I don't think many people are seriously disputing that he is popular and would win a fair election.
by slaboymni on Thu Mar 23rd, 2006 at 02:11:08 PM EST
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