Liberty is Not About Politics

Politics is a distraction from the message and the philosophy of Liberty. Ultimately, it doesn’t matter what politicians do or don’t do. It doesn’t matter which figurehead gets replaced by which lackey. Politics is the bread and circuses of our time. It’s the grand gladiatorial combat designed to divert people’s attention from the machinery of statism which is systematically enslaving them.

Liberty is not about politics; it’s about radical individualism (aka self-ownership) and the wholesale rejection of collectivism in all its forms—including nationalism, patriotism, globalism, communism, socialism, fascism, racism, and statism.

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Parrish Miller

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Parrish Miller has worked as a web designer, policy analyst, blogger, journalist, digital media manager, and social media marketing consultant. Having been largely cured of his political inclinations, he now finds philosophy more interesting than politics and is focused particularly on alternative ideas such as counter-economics, agorism, voluntaryism, and unschooling.

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H. Rearden
H. Rearden
Sure but that is a hard sell to many people. Have you considered that perhaps people have the right to form associations and agree to live in a particular community that can be defined by a particular land area and as long as all of them agree to live by certain rules they have the right to live in such an arrangement? Perhaps many can be persuaded to accept liberty by being convinced that political decentralization is to their benefit. For example is it really anyone’s business how Amish people live if they choose to live in an Amish community?… Read more »