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Tag: paternalism
  • British Rock Band Goes Anti-Establishment

    While the British rock band Fightstar‘s music may or may not be your particular musical style of choice, their recent song and music video “A City on Fire” certainly has an interesting message — beware the government, especially when they claim to be protecting you.   Throughout the video, advertisements in London display numerous slogans, …

  • The Effects of Paternalism

    A few days ago, I posted a blog about how the city of King, NC had declared a state of emergency due to adverse weather conditions.  This meant that citizens could not be outside of their homes from 12 a.m. to 5 a.m., and there could be no sale, possession or use of alcohol or …