Ever noticed how people can seem to be rude and unlikable from afar, but once you interact with them at a closer level they seem more personable? 297 more words
Apparently, some people believe that if the government regulates or taxes a business, this does not count as violence or the threat of violence. This is a similar case to how the government is threatening violence against individuals, who must then comply with government laws and taxation. 555 more words
“But I choose to pay taxation to the state and I’m fine with this arrangement. If I want to live in a society with taxation I should be able to” – Does your choice here affect only you? 203 more words
LewRockwell.com today featured an article by Hans-Hermann Hoppe titled On Free Immigration and Forced Integration. To summarize it briefly, Hoppe agrees with anarcho-capitalism as the end-goal, and that the progressive fragmentation of government into smaller bits, eventually dissolving entirely, leaving all decisions to individual property owners. 1,599 more words
Biting the bullet
After I introduce the problem of political authority, some people respond by suggesting that actually, the state is justified because: “theft is justified to steal from the rich and give to the poor if poor people can’t afford to eat”. 948 more words
Limited Government is a Vain Hope
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