“The US cannot tolerate the idea of any rival economic entity,” Stone writes.
We just felt that it was unrealistic to suggest that they would continue to tolerate these things.
Why tolerate toxicity in a powerful sphere of modern life that has the potential to—and does—benefit so many?
tolerate tol·er·ate (tŏl'ə-rāt')
v. tol·er·at·ed, tol·er·at·ing, tol·er·ates
To allow without prohibiting or opposing; permit.
To put up with; endure.
To have tolerance for a substance or pathogen.