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On Good Government and Libertarianism

The most effective way to convince someone to do what you want is to start from a shared set of assumptions and values. Whether you use rhetoric, logic, or propaganda in your arguments, you will have a much better success … Continue reading

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To Minister Is A Purpose of Government

To minister is a purpose of government. I am sure that, in today’s political climate, with so many anti-government types running around, the first responses to this statement include the following: Say what?!? Since when? What do you mean? What … Continue reading

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On Anarchism

The central or core belief of anarchism is that government is immoral and unnatural because they (the anarchist) did not give consent to its existence and to the limits it places upon them. The assumption is that consent is required … Continue reading

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What I Do Believe

I believe in market-based solutions — where they are effective, don’t infringe on rights that We the People would have if the same job were done by government, and don’t increase the costs to the taxpayer.  I believe in a … Continue reading

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