AN INTERVIEW WITH NICCOLO MACHIAVELLI author of The Prince (HE KNEW HIS POLITICS)

yes, so much of the same things…

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Eds: Hello Nic. Welcome to the 21st century.

MAC: Is it really, I thought it was a reenactment of the feudal age.

Eds: What’s going on in the afterlife?

MAC: There’s not a lot going on for a prince: unlike your times when my writings would be modern classics.

Eds: They are, in their way. We actually coin your name to describe political machinations of dubious import.

MAC: Grazi. Though your politician’s go much further than even I envisaged.

Eds: Really. We seem to get along with them OK.

MAC: Exactly. Even in my day there was at least Papal opprobrium of such despicable, duplicitous and ruthless behaviour. Though you claim to be more developed, your ignorant revisionism leads easily to unethical times. The politicians are running roughshod over any ethics and morals in pursuit of their own and their cronies’ wealth and power. Even in my day, we…

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