Tyrants fear those they rule and they will go to great lengths to keep them unarmed.
Sometimes it works.
It's about ... 1936 again, give or take a season. No Olympics, of course. But the stage has certainly filled with quite a few interesting players. Who will step out of the shadows now that the cop has officially left the beat?
UPDATE 2000 8/28:
EPA decides to lay back on this one. For now.