Free election of masters does not abolish the masters or the slaves.
The state is not abolished, it withers away.
It is one of the primary motives of modern art that it wants to abolish the distance which the viewer, the consumer, the audience maintain vis-a-vis a work of art.
The theory of Communism may be summed up in one sentence: Abolish all private property.
The Slave Trade, though nominally abolished, is actively pursued here, eighty-three slaves having been landed just before my arrival, and another cargo during my stay.