Democracy Is Coercive, No Matter What “Civic Republicans” Say-David Gordon

“For an advocate of civil republicanism, you could be drafted into the army, or taxed at very high rates, and that’s fine because you participated in a process (democracy) in which you helped pick your own rulers. This view of freedom has a few problems.”

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