The Law Makes a Country Great

Solon (Greek: Σόλων c. 638 – c. 558 BC) was an Athenian statesman, lawmaker and poet. (Photo: Wkipedia/Public Domain)

Hammurabi, Solon, Lycurgus, Justinian, and the Barons at Runnymede got it right. Hammurabi inscribed his eponymous Code on a basalt stele in 1800 BC as an immutable document available for all to see. Two great men stand out for creating the laws of Greece: Lycurgus in Archaic Sparta about 800 BC and Solon in pre-Classical Athens two centuries later. The Emperor Justinian achieved historical immortality by revising all Roman law and formally codifying it between 529 and 534. (Of modern …

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  1. “The United States is a nation of laws, badly written and randomly enforced.” ― Frank Zappa

  2. Hamurabi, Caesar and Justinian, the great givers of natural law were not known for democratic tolerance.
    Only Deuteronomy Common Law, absed on the Bible and precedent, has fit that bill.
    So those who squawk about lore enforcement are usually supportive of praetorian casuist dictators.

    1. Well, lonis , no better example is Patrick Theros ..who served the dictators of Qatar, Saudi Arabia, UAE and the rest of the degenerates of countries and dictatorship …where freedom of religion does not exist, as documented by even state department annual reviews!

      Does Theros consider the U.S a great country …who is breaking all international laws to impose a Global war against all independent countries of the world …which includes economic, political , and military wars

      The international court prosecutor’s office says it has “reasonable basis” to believe that “war crimes and crimes against humanity” were, and continue to be, committed by U.S and Nato forces in Afghanistan and abroad in other countries!

      Pompeo openly threatens the the court to drop the potential investigation, and that Washington was ready to further increase the pressure if they don’t do as he says.
      “We are prepared to take additional steps, including economic sanctions, if the ICC does not change course,” he said.

      The court responded later in the day saying they would continue their work “undeterred” by Pompeo’s aggressive statement, and act in accordance with international law rather than Washington’s threats.
      An independent and impartial judicial institution [is] crucial for ensuring accountability for the gravest crimes under international law.

      Then Pompeo..included axis of evils allies Israel and Saudi protected war criminals!

      Patrick.and TNH, Secret society…

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