Do we need governments?

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Do we need governments?

Postby Lemmy » Fri Apr 23, 2010 11:59 am

As we in Belgium seem to be loosing ours lately (5th time in two years), I just wanted to know how it feels to be living with one. Is it that worth it?
 
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Re: Do we need governments?

Postby Zappanalé » Fri Apr 23, 2010 12:10 pm

Probably, but preferably one that keeps to its fucking role.
 
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Re: Do we need governments?

Postby Kes » Fri Apr 23, 2010 6:55 pm

Unfortunately, yes we do need them.

As Zappanale said above, it's nice when they stick to doing what they're meant to do, and what they've promised to do.
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Re: Do we need governments?

Postby Innuendoes » Fri Apr 23, 2010 7:15 pm

Yes, unless everyone wants to go with the NWO. I sure as hell don't.
 
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Re: Do we need governments?

Postby Lemmy » Sat Apr 24, 2010 7:16 am

One issue I think is that most governments do not represent the needs of those who elected them in the first place, but seem to follow the wants of large corporates.
Isn't this sytem obsolete?
 
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Re: Do we need governments?

Postby Simon » Sun Apr 25, 2010 6:25 am

I sure as hell can live with a government who doesn't keep its promise to lower the taxes 0,5% but let's me complain about this very fact without the risk of being killed because it's "against the country" and also let's me google the fact that my country started two horrible world wars and is responsible for millions of dead people.

A Parliamentary republic may not be able to guarantee all its promises, but it sure seems to me to be the lesser of so many evils. (Which doesn't mean one should never be critical about it.)
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