Authority Should Be Earned

No one inherently deserves authority over another. Authority should only exist when freely earned. The current structures do not operate this way, however. If hundreds of years ago men signed a document removing your right to choose who you want to protect your property, how can that be legitimate? Government, if it is to exist, … [Read more…]

Government as an Idea

Government is not merely systematic violence, it starts as an idea. The idea is that there needs to be a central power that orders people to interact in a certain way. The end of government does not come in facing off against the individuals inhabiting it, but cultivating a new idea of liberty to supplant … [Read more…]

Free Market Money

Money is a medium of exchange for products and services. It necessarily must originally evolve from a commodity. This commodity should be easily divisible and nonperishable, such as gold or silver. Today we have a fiat money, one that is only backed by the guns of government, and not by the wants of everyday individuals. … [Read more…]

From Here To There

How do we get from here to there? Agorism, education, civil disobedience, political action; each benefits from the others. Awareness of slavery is crucial to squashing it. A problem with agorism is that most see underground markets as illegitimate and scary. Political action, while derided by agorism, can serve as a method of change, albeit … [Read more…]