Wednesday, April 19, 2006

The People's Republic of Virginia

Private property is also grounded in the premise
that each of us is existentially worthy as
individuals. Your existence, interests, and
purposes are no less valid than those of the
elitists who presume the power to reduce you to
being a means to their ends. The property
principle begins with self-ownership, a condition
incompatible with the status of being fungible
resources for collective authority.

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