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Comment: Fiat Money Can Destroy Any Free Society

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Fiat Money Can Destroy Any Free Society

No anachrist society can protect itself against another society with a fiat money system. It takes a minarchist society to set rules in place to protect the people against the corrosive affects of fiat money. You may refuse the fiat, but if it appears good for a generation, most will take it, until slowly the owners of the "Magic Money Machine" will buy more and more ownership of that society until even the refuseniks find they are surrounded by the fiat empire.

No friends, anarchy cannot protect the freedoms it offers. It takes a certain amount of government to protect us from bad governments, whether militarily or economically. Localism provides the framework of protection, and the people in each locality can plug in what they want there, so everyone is happy, to the extent that form of government can produce happiness.

Localism is for people who can still sleep at night even though somebody they don't know in a city they have never been is doing things differently. ("Localism, A Philosophy of Government" on Amazon for Kindle or Barnes and Noble ebook websites)