[ExI] Conscientious objections

Mike Dougherty msd001 at gmail.com
Thu Nov 15 01:25:01 UTC 2012

On Wed, Nov 14, 2012 at 6:36 PM, James Clement <clementlawyer at gmail.com> wrote:
> As an Anarcho-Capitalist / Agorist, I concur that it's unreasonable to
> insist that living in a geographical location is automatic consent to the
> governance of that location by a State. A State is a legal fiction we
> substitute for the people who claim power over other people's lives, usually
> at the point of a gun. If these people lose their control over a location,
> including by way of the passive disobedience of residents of that location,
> then the fiction of the State will become far more obvious.

Isn't "the State" as likely to treat you as a criminal for your
disobedience no matter how passive?

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