Less Government?

An article written by Lee Sonogan

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Note: This article will feature on ENTERTAINMENT CULTURE ONLINE under the book There’s No Such Thing As A Utopia (First Draft) done in parts.

Not to confer in each case a degree of power commensurate to the end would be to violate the most obvious rules of prudence and propriety, and improvidently to trust the great interests of the nation to hands which are disabled from managing them with vigor and success. – Alexandr Hamilton

More or Less? Big government vs small government? Challenges all around, this particular piece of writing will be encouraging the less side due to the debate not being evenly level. The principle small politics shares values from other libertinism and conservatism. Minimizes specific political power in areas of public policy or the private sector, hence more freedoms.

(A) wise and frugal Government, which shall restrain men from injuring one another, shall leave them otherwise free to regulate their own pursuits of industry and improvement, and shall not take from the mouth of labor the bread it has earned – Thomas Jefferson

Some factors affecting the tinier government is their role and size, meaning population density to the complexity of an economy. More government in place is inversely proportional to the amount of freedom the citizenry has. So interaction in free-market trade from others is one more element inclination with the social goals and beliefs. Then theirs the community aspect to fulfil or directly take responsibility of people needs.

What is the ideal government? Decision-makers would be propped up under the basis of their productivity, not on the willingness to spread the wealth and morally question rights around. Follow the saying that simpler is better by modernizing constitutions/limited representation so overall the states as a whole are more transparent and accessible. One party in all processes that create the law while keeping everything that works from the original/previous leaders of a nation.

Quoting Ronald Reagan “Government is not a solution to our problem; government is the problem,”. To fully accept a world with less political guidance than you have to believe in higher taxes. At a certain degree, I do moderately because supply and demand can only get us so far. The government only provides the basic necessity services right now, if we strive for a little greater, the cultural production in our life will be cheaper while their quality being considered at a higher value overall.

People say, if the Congress were more representative of the people, it would be better. I say the Congress is too damn representative. It’s just as stupid as the people are; just as uneducated, just as dumb, just as selfish. – Harry S. Truman



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