I really wish this idiom of "out of thin air" would be replaced by something that more accurately conveys the true horror:
Fiat money is backed by the threat of punishment in the following form:
"The government promises the bearer of this note that, upon presentation to the government, his punishment for non-compliance with the tax laws will be proportionately reduced."
Land is a natural right.
If you read nothing else, read this: A Contract Between Americans
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