...it will be hard to maintain without comprehensive defenses against centralization of power. For example, even a people who work hard can be robbed of their wealth by a fiat currency structure. They can be fooled by a centralized education system, and they can be oppressed by a centralized military. These are but a few examples.
Localism postulates that power will be centralized over time unless specific steps are taken to stop it.
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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)