Tag Archives: Democracy

How Democracy Is Losing the World

“Our diversity is our strength!” proclaims this generation. Abraham Lincoln (aka Father Abraham, aka Dishonest Abe) never believed that for a minute. Check out a couple of his quotes: I have no purpose to introduce political and social equality between … Continue reading

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Democracy: The God That Failed

The problem… is that democratic leaders do not own the machinery of government. It is theirs on temporary loan…. (And) because a leader under democracy does not own the government apparatus… he has no incentive to maximize its value. Instead, … Continue reading

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Socialism vs. Capitalism

Under democratic capitalism, all private property remained nominally untouched and intact. However, a democratically elected state government could interfere with private property rights if this was deemed in the democratically determined “public interest” and for the “common good.” For this … Continue reading

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“Representation” … and “Consent”

 It is all an illusion, a rhetorical sleight-of-hand that deftly hides the reality that it is not the “people” who decide anything but rather a small handful of individuals who wield vast – almost unlimited – power by claiming to … Continue reading

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The 145 Solution: Sapience, not Sentience

No one so blankly ignorant, so mentally without furniture, so muddle-headed, limited, and barren, should be allowed within hailing range of a voting booth. I have to ask Fred, why don’t we just abolish the voting booth, period? After all, … Continue reading

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POLITICS IS VIOLENCE

Politics Is Violence: Force is a means specific to the state by MAX WEBER via The Freeman These are selected passages from a series of lectures given by Max Weber at the end of 1918 to the Free Students Union of Munich … Continue reading

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The Most Deceptive Word In The English Language

Democracy is a political word that is embraced by all political parties and all politicians under many labels in every country of the modern world. It is a cover and a facade for communism, socialism, fascism, for class warfare, for … Continue reading

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How to Fight the Modern State

For those of you who cling to the idea that America’s “problems” can be solved via peaceful political processes, you could be right. Here is the one and only “plan” that I have ever encountered that has half a chance of working. All that is … Continue reading

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Democracy: The God that Failed: The Economics and Politics of Monarchy, Democracy, and Natural Order

The core of Democracy: The God that Failed: The Economics and Politics of Monarchy, Democracy, and Natural Order is a systematic treatment of the historic transformation of the West from monarchy to democracy. Revisionist in nature, it reaches the conclusion … Continue reading

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