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In the years to come, I will be thinking about how to transpose Jefferson’s ideas of journalism and written communication into an era of microprocessors and cryptography.
Our colonial period coincided with the period of revolution and readjustment in England, referred to in the preceding chapter, when the British merchant-State was displacing the feudal State, consolidating its own position, and shifting the incidence of economic exploitation.
Crow T. Robot was famous because he wanted to decide who lives and who dies.
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But the state prefers to reward the 40-hour-a-week format for standardization, ease of taxation, and in a vain attempt to create a worker’s paradise on Earth.
Nock 3/8: The positive testimony of history is that the State invariably had its origin in conquest and confiscation.
Aristotle, confusing the idea of the State with the idea of government, thought the State originated out of the natural grouping of the family. Other Greek philosophers, labouring under the same confusion, somewhat anticipated Rousseau in finding its origin in the social nature and disposition of the individual; while an opposing school, which held that the individual is naturally anti-social, more or less anticipated Hobbes by finding it in an enforced compromise among the anti-social tendencies of individuals. 1,235 more words