When a rule of law prevails, the government is not the owner and opinion maker. When tyranny holds sway, it is a slave of dictators.

democracyofancientgreecegloryofancientgreecehttp://www.crf-usa.org/bill-of-rights-in-action/bria-26-1-plato-and-aristotle-on-tyranny-and-the-rule-of-law.html.

Go to the link above for chapter and verse on how the rule of law came into being and is still the same in definition and condition after millenia. Tyrants learn nothing from law as they become blessed with the ability to abuse power at will and terrorize truth. greece