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Response to joshcryer (Reply #60)

Tue Dec 13, 2011, 08:13 AM

66. That would mean all their inputs would have to be free too

That, for instance, would mean you need someone who will supply you fuel for free - or solar panels, wind turbines etc. The stretch of this stateless area would have to be very large, with a huge number of people deciding this is the better way to live, and being able to keep up the level of production to supply all needs in the area. I think the human race is far from being so altruistic - look at the level which is now anarchistic, ie between countries. Despite the obvious imbalances, transfers of aid between countries are still pretty small, and people are happy with that.

I really think that we are nowhere near a level of population and production that some form of state isn't vital for sorting out the community's priorities.

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