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Today: Thu, November 26 2015  -  Last modified: April, 26 2007
 Repression and Police State
15 February 2013
Arrogance of Power
by Tibor R. Machan
 sub-topic» War on Drugs

If the country were some kind of club or organization that came together voluntarily, with the provision that dues will be progressive, the case would be different. But just being born into a society with greater advantages and resources than others possess doesn’t by any means serve as a valid reason to be subjected to confiscation. Consent would be needed for that, otherwise what we have is nothing different from highway robbery.