From the earliest civilizations, we more or less have had government. So of course it’s a reasonable assumption to make that government is somehow necessary to human survival and therefore should be sustained. However are we jumping to conclusions? In any society, there are people to whom others will defer. In small societies these are usually the village elders and the deference is simply do to the experience gained from a long life. Over time, if enough people begin deferring to a small group of people, a full scale government will form. This does not mean that the government necessarily is beneficial.« Continue »
It is often difficult to figure out whether or not the government is really “we the people”. Based on the constant abuses by government perpetrated against the people, it isn’t really all that reasonable to suggest that government is “we the people”.
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