I am an anarchist, and I get really annoyed speaking with statists. Their reasoning and ideas are so deeply flawed, and they’re so hopelessly inured of them that it feels like banging my head against a wall. So I’ve written this post to (hopefully) shine a bright light into the face of darkness.
Anarchism, Libertarianism and other like philosophies are rooted in the (outlandish?) notion that interactions between humans should be conducted voluntarily rather than forcibly. The State always uses force, and thus I am opposed to the State.
First: I want you to imagine for a moment that the entire planet is overrun with Mafia families. No matter where you go, except for extremely remote places, the Mafia rules in one form or another. Different families control their domains differently. Read more »