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rebelfury76 November 6th, 2017 9:32pm

Which is more accurate. A) The State exists to serve the individual OR B) the individual exists to serve the State

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suppressedID Honor RBGs Wish
11/07/17 12:29 am

Trick question: the people are the State.

rebelfury76 F Trump, F his idiot base
11/07/17 6:33 am

It's cute that you think so. That's what keeps the serfs docile and obedient.

Shazam Scaramouche, OH
11/06/17 6:07 pm

Simple Q with a complicated A. The state exists to serve the populous and thereby the individual. The individual contributes to the populous, and thereby serves the state. I am not sure it's possible to extricate one from the other as neither would exist without the other.

Good Q Reb.


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Liberty Lets Use Logic
11/06/17 5:56 pm

A should be.
B is what has become.

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Zod Above Pugetropolis
11/06/17 5:17 pm

Picked A, but neither is particularly close to accurate. The state exists to serve the people, plural as in "the herd" (horde?), never any individual. B is just plain wrong, and has never been the case.

rebelfury76 F Trump, F his idiot base
11/07/17 6:34 am

I'd say our current situation is closer to B hence why upwards of 40-50% of my annual income is being stolen at various levels and stages of government.

LeftLibertarian Peak Political Discourse
11/06/17 3:57 pm

B is what is, A is what some people think should be, and a lot of idealists think can be.

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