Idahoans for Liberty


Help support ID4L

Tag: property rights

Get the latest Idaho News:
IDAHO REPORT


Technocracy: The Latest Weapon in the War on Private Property

⇩ Help us spread Liberty by sharing! ⇩
Pin It

This article was written by Karen Schumacher and was originally published here.


Technocracy is “a system of governance where decision-makers are selected on the basis of technological knowledge. Scientists, engineers, technologists, or experts in any field, would compose the governing body, instead of elected representatives.” The right to representation is removed from citizens while these “experts”, also known as technocrats, believe they possess impeccable scientific knowledge and are therefore masters of all solutions.

READ THE FULL ARTICLE

Get the latest Idaho News:
IDAHO REPORT


US Property Taxes Hit Record $541 Billion in 2016

⇩ Help us spread Liberty by sharing! ⇩
Pin It

Are we living under capitalism or feudalism? It’s rather difficult to say when more than half a trillion dollars is extracted from the American people annually through property taxes just to keep what’s theirs.

CNS News reports the following disturbing information.

Americans paid a record $540,701,000,000 in property taxes to state and local governments in fiscal 2016, according to the U.S. Census Bureau.

That was up $16,748,620,000—or about 3.2 percent—from $523,952,380,000 in property taxes (in constant 2016 dollars) that state and local governments collected in fiscal 2015.



READ THE FULL ARTICLE

Copyright © 2017 Idahoans for Liberty

Up ↑