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The Unholy Alliance of Corporations and Government

Dear Friends, It seems to me, using government to stifle the power of corporations, is like smothering a fire with natural gas and oxygen. The principle argument from citizen progressives is that corporations have way too much power, and we … Continue reading

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Law Versus Goodness

Dear Friends, It seems to me, I am neutral on law and order, but am strongly for goodness. Law can be used both for evil as well as good, and so where law is used to promote good, I am … Continue reading

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The Inevitability of Oppression

Dear Friends, It seems to me, if bank robbers were treated like politicians… bank robbery would be as ubiquitous as grass on a lawn. Since bank robbery is not treated like attacks on our Constitution, if a bank robber is … Continue reading

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When Some are Above the Law

Dear Friends, It seems to me… there is nothing more corrosive of societal cohesion than arbitrary rule. When a double standard exists, no one will follow the law, mores or regulations without the immediate threat of violence. Why follow a … Continue reading

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The Notion We Can be God’s Equal

Dear Friends, It seems to me, every huge fall Mankind has ever experienced is due to our arrogant nature, especially when we envision ourselves, or some segment of us, as equal to God. The fall of Satan was from his … Continue reading

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Natural Rights

Dear Friends, It seems to me, government does not bestow us rights, we cede our natural Rights to government, In exchange government agrees to promote social harmony and advance mutual prosperity. The distinction of where Rights come from then is … Continue reading

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Government Fairness is an Oxymoron

Dear Friends, It seems to me, anyone who believes government has ever been, is, or ever will be fair, is hopelessly Pollianish. Government has nothing to do with fairness, government is all about power, and power is the primary quality … Continue reading

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Diffusion of Responsibility, Group Crimes and the Golden Rule

Dear Friends, It seems to me, if something is immoral for an individual, it is many times more immoral for a group of individuals, but here’s the rub, despite a group’s sin being orders of magnitude worse, the distributed blame … Continue reading

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Trade Wars, Tariffs and Free Trade

Dear Friends, It seems to me, trade wars are always really about political favor, and as such are oligarchical in nature, however, a system of absolute reciprocal tariff system would be fundamentally fair. No matter what form of political favor … Continue reading

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Meritocracy Versus Political Favor

Dear Friends, It seems to me, those who are low in conscientiousness and orderliness, always seek to move society from a merit based system, to a politically based one. They do it out of simple self interest. Those not able … Continue reading

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