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Taxation is Theft

Taxation is theft. There is only one morally righteous tax and that is a tax necessary to fund the protection of property.  Property is broadly defined and would include life, liberty, intellect, labor etc.  Property is the stuff that individuals are born with and acquire over time through inheritance, gift or exchange.  Any other property […]

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“Is Taxation Theft?”

The Actors Consider this intriguing news story, Elaborate Somali insurgent tax system collects almost as much as government.  Al Shabaab  (AS) would be classified in Western terms as a terrorist group and for good reasons.  In Islamic terms, “the group describes itself as waging jihad against “enemies of Islam“; they can reasonably be called “freedom […]