quote: Well it's good to know that government disallows stealing and murdering.
quote: Without government people could, and maybe would, steal and murder with impunity.
quote: because we need government and no one works for free. The only question is how MUCH of our money should go to taxes. We need the police. We need the fire department. But we could give a sh1t about a bunch of other things the government spends our money on.
quote: It sure is, but most non-totalitarian countries are without conscription, including the US
quote: Yes. I'm allowed to do what I want as long as it doesn't impact someone else negatively. No stealing, no murder, etc...
quote: "Despite the seeming anarchy, Somalia's service sector has managed to survive and grow. Telecommunication firms provide wireless services in most major cities and offer the lowest international call rates on the continent. In the absence of a formal banking sector, money exchange services have sprouted throughout the country, handling between $500 million and $1 billion in remittances annually. Mogadishu's main market offers a variety of goods from food to the newest electronic gadgets. Hotels continue to operate, and militias provide security."