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In general terms, it is permissible to defend both the proposition that everything which a provision does not prohibit is allowed ...
"What is not punished is permitted." (Arendt, Life of the Mind)
and the proposition that the silence of the law implies the absence of a right.
"no provision in the law for revoking a duly issued, deliberate action to secede expresses agreement of the authors to reject the premise" (me)

Diversity is the key to economic and political evolution.
by Cat on Tue Dec 4th, 2018 at 08:17:14 PM EST

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