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Offline Habenae Est Dominatus

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« on: April 18, 2014, 10:58:17 AM »
Habenae Est Dominatus - Latin for Government is Tyranny.

Greetings all.

I've been reading posts here off and on for a couple of months. I am impressed by the way the regulars deal with the religious (superstitious). Facts, evidence, logic, address the points, and a level of politeness I hope I can emulate.

I am here with an agenda.

It is my conclusion, after years of thinking on this, that belief in "government" is a religion just like beliefs in the god(s).

It is my intent to harness the requirements of fact, evidence, logic, and address the points attitudes of the regulars as I present my case.

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Re: Habenae Est Dominatus
« Reply #1 on: April 18, 2014, 11:31:07 AM »
"Government" is analogous not to "gods" but to "religion".  Both "government" and "religion" describe human behaviours.

Both exist, as the human behaviours they describe exist.

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Re: Habenae Est Dominatus
« Reply #2 on: April 18, 2014, 02:14:59 PM »
Welcome Habenae Est Dominatus.  To help understand your agenda, do you think belief in government as a religion is a good thing, bad thing, or a neutral thing?  Is your conclusion based on one particular form of "government" or all forms?
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Re: Habenae Est Dominatus
« Reply #3 on: April 18, 2014, 02:16:56 PM »
Welcome to the forum. I love Latin. I only wish I could learn it properly.
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Re: Habenae Est Dominatus
« Reply #4 on: April 19, 2014, 07:26:14 PM »
Salvete! :)
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Re: Habenae Est Dominatus
« Reply #5 on: April 19, 2014, 09:54:53 PM »
You're doing a piss poor job.

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Re: Habenae Est Dominatus
« Reply #6 on: April 20, 2014, 02:16:24 PM »
Welcome to the forum ! are you an Anarchist ?

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Re: Habenae Est Dominatus
« Reply #7 on: April 20, 2014, 10:55:31 PM »
Welcome to the forum, HEB.
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