Comment: Here are some thoughts

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Here are some thoughts

You say that you can't opt out of government... well I say you can. You could choose not to do what those in government decide, and If enough people made a particular choice, the government would HAVE to change to accommodate. It's power is seeded by the people etc...

I am not suggesting this as an appropriate approach to individual autonomy, I am stating it to illustrate what I think the government actually is. By partaking in a society, are you not contributing to everything within that society ?

It is easy to feel like a grain of sand in a sand storm when there are so many other people who shape the conventions which we abide by, but IMO these conventions are still a product of the people, no matter how we arrange our hierarchies.

Freedom is a byproduct of acceptance - judge not.