pornocracy


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pornocracy

(pɔːˈnɒkrəsɪ)
n
(Government, Politics & Diplomacy) government or domination of government by whores
[C19: from Greek, from pornē a prostitute, harlot + -cracy]

pornocracy

domination of government by prostitutes, especially in reference to the Roman government in the flrst half of the lOth century.
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With both countries, the result is identical: Catholicism, which hitherto was the most powerful single weapon against Communism, paper-shuffling capitalism and materialist pornocracy overall, is today--though not, despite its foes' mightiest labours, actually killed--at the very lowest estimate permanently weakened.
Sergius had the distinction of ordering, "out of pity," the murder of both the deposed Leo V and antipope Christopher, and of inaugurating the period known as "the pornocracy of the papacy," when easy women in powerful Roman families exerted sinister influence on popes and papal elections.