Four Egyptians had set themselves on fire in front of their parliament.
All tyranny falls: Many times triggered by those people are the weakest.
Right and wrong has nothing to do with it. It’s the Golden Rule: Whoever has the gold, makes the rules.
Since Australia and New Zealand are in the franchise regulation news lately, here are three August 2001 articles from Jon Stephenson of The Independent that illustrate how little distinction some franchisors make between fundamental human rights freedoms and their ability to control their message.
You may note that it was only after the original court decision was reversed that the 13 Wordsites International franchisees regained their ability to defend themselves.
I have seen the names Worldsites International Network and WSI applied to the same Canadian-based system. Based on their membership information at the Canadian Franchise Association, WSI has been a CFA member since 2007, has over 1,500 franchises and has been franchising since 1996. I recall that Dan Monaghan and Nigel Mayne co-founded WSI.
WSI and Mr. Monaghan are involved with Make Child Poverty History.
BTW, whenever you see the following it should be a very red flag for you:
I wonder what happened to the unlucky 13?
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