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Old 09-19-2014, 01:34 PM   #21 (permalink)
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Originally Posted by John Galt View Post
So that would include Prohibition, the suspension of habeas corpus during the Civil War, and the laws by which the Salem witches were murdered?
Honestly, the "government's" effective purpose in hanging witches was to keep so many from being hanged. Libertarianism, even though it proclaims leaving the individual alone, would have probably led to a bunch of individuals hanging and burning the fuck out of a bunch of other individuals for just looking like they had gotten a bad night's sleep.
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