Comment: you are correct

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you are correct

Passivity and compliance can be construed as consent.
I would just point out that it uses brute force to achieve a high level of compliance.

"Mankind are more disposed to suffer, while evils are sufferable, than to right themselves by abolishing the forms to which they are accustomed."

What is a system of subsidiarity all about? Would you like to discuss?