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Re: All people are equal but some are more equal than others.

Posted by ESC on March 27, 2005

In Reply to: All people are equal but some are more equal than others. posted by Han Lan on March 27, 2005

: what does this idiom mean? "all people are equal but some are more equal than others."

Here's what I think it means: as a society (in the U.S.)we give lip service to the concept that "all people are equal." We are "suppose" to be without a caste system. But only the rich and powerful truly have all the benefits of freedom, pursuit of happiness, etc.