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My Latest Content 

  • Property Rights and Capitalist Exploitation
    by Skyler J. Collins (Editor) on June 28, 2022 at 10:43 pm

    Post by Skyler J. Collins (Editor). The question was asked at r/AskLibertarians about 5 months ago, "can someone point out the differences and similarities between libertarianism and anarchism for me", and the following mediocre conversation (and a short split thread) with u/Mutant_Llama1 ensued on the question of property rights and capitalist exploitation.

  • Accumulation of Private Property
    by Skyler J. Collins (Editor) on June 20, 2022 at 10:54 pm

    Post by Skyler J. Collins (Editor). The following question was asked about 5 months ago on r/AskLibertarians by u/genshu_diatribe, "Can accumulation of private property ever go too far?". After which the following conversations occurred between myself, this same user, and another after they split the thread. Enjoy!

  • You Are Not a Slave, Act Like It
    by Skyler J. Collins (Editor) on June 15, 2022 at 2:17 pm

    Post by Skyler J. Collins (Editor). I wrote the comments in the image 5 months ago and shared it to r/Anarcho_Capitalism. The following conversation with a now [deleted] user, along with many others, ensued. I hope it proves enlightening on the topics of the state's claims over our bodies, liberties, and property, as well as the broader question of property rights.

  • Fraud is Violence Against Property
    by Skyler J. Collins (Editor) on June 6, 2022 at 7:48 pm

    Post by Skyler J. Collins (Editor). The following conversation on force and fraud followed this question to r/AskLibertarians, "Does the NAP include non-physical harms?", 5 months ago. Enjoy!

  • Defamation Lawsuits are State-Sponsored Aggression
    by Skyler J. Collins (Editor) on May 31, 2022 at 11:11 pm

    Post by Skyler J. Collins (Editor). The question was asked at r/AskLibertarians, "Are there any Libertarian arguments against Defamation/Libel lawsuits?" to which I responded, and the following conversation ensued, about 5 months ago. Enjoy!

  • On Abortion
    by Skyler J. Collins (Editor) on May 30, 2022 at 6:51 pm

    Post by Skyler J. Collins (Editor). It is my understanding that American progressives (and liberals) have it as one of their highest ideals to fight for the interests of the most marginalized and downtrodden of groups. For that reason they fight for the right for women to abort their unborn babies without fear of legal reprisal by governments.

  • Is Being Self-Insured or Poor an Act of Aggression?
    by Skyler J. Collins (Editor) on May 23, 2022 at 6:41 pm

    Post by Skyler J. Collins (Editor). This question was asked at r/AskLibertarians, "Should something such as car insurance be required to protect an individuals property?" and my answer ensued the following conversation about the lack of insurance equating to an act of aggression. Enjoy!

  • Identifying Slavery Isn’t Difficult
    by Skyler J. Collins (Editor) on May 16, 2022 at 8:09 pm

    Post by Skyler J. Collins (Editor). This conversation started after a mock post to r/ShitPoliticsSays that went, "The worst thing about the January 6 insurrection was that they didn’t do a bit more damage". The user that posted it and the commenter I was engaged with show as deleted. I had to use the Internet Archive's Wayback Machine to get the other side of the conversation. Enjoy!

  • Lying to Congress Isn’t a Crime Because Their Laws Don’t Apply
    by Skyler J. Collins (Editor) on May 9, 2022 at 10:28 pm

    Post by Skyler J. Collins (Editor). The following conversion is a bit weird and a bit ironic, but it demonstrates the thinking that typifies "normies" who accept the state and it's jurisdiction as a given, who have never tried challenging it "theoretically", or not. My first comment was in reply to an article titled, "Five U.S. lawmakers accuse Amazon of possibly lying to Congress following Reuters report" shared to r/technology on Reddit. Enjoy!

  • When Probable Cause Fails, Leading to Assault by Cops
    by Skyler J. Collins (Editor) on May 2, 2022 at 4:03 pm

    Post by Skyler J. Collins (Editor). This discussion on the limits of legal liability for assualt by government agents ensued after an article titled, "A Black realtor who was handcuffed by police in Michigan as he was showing a home to a Black father and his son has filed a lawsuit" was posted to the r/Libertarian subreddit. Enjoy!

  • Healthcare in a Free Society is Not an Insurmountable Problem
    by Skyler J. Collins (Editor) on April 25, 2022 at 4:02 pm

    Post by Skyler J. Collins (Editor). User u/Wolf96312 asked the question at r/AskLibertarians, "How would healthcare work?" about 7 months ago.  After someone else's answer, I jumped in and started by own short thread with u/Wolf96312. Enjoy.

  • Liberty is The Only Reason You Need to Own Firearms
    by Skyler J. Collins (Editor) on April 18, 2022 at 8:33 pm

    Post by Skyler J. Collins (Editor). The question was posed about 7 months ago, “Gun owners of Reddit, what is your reason to own firearms?” My answer and a conversation about my answer went as follows. Skyler: Australia right now, and every tyrannical government previously. TheOnlyFallenCookie: What makes you confident that you will be able to judge if your government turned…

  • Neighborhood Auto Shops Can Make a Lot of Money
    by Skyler J. Collins (Editor) on April 11, 2022 at 3:00 pm

    Post by Skyler J. Collins (Editor). An article titled, "California ends single-family zoning" was shared at r/Libertarian 6 months ago, to which I responded, "Great now end all zoning." The following short conversation ensued.

  • Yes, Corporations Have Free Speech Rights Like Individuals
    by Skyler J. Collins (Editor) on April 6, 2022 at 9:29 pm

    Post by Skyler J. Collins (Editor). A short exchange with u/upchuk13 who believes the state should force private companies to respect free speech. I posted the displayed picture to the r/Anarcho_Capitalism subreddit with the following additional commentary, “The furthest thing away from a libertarian solution is demanding that the government force these tech companies to respect free speech when likely they’re…

  • “Literally Every Government Will Jail You”
    by Skyler J. Collins (Editor) on April 4, 2022 at 4:03 pm

    Post by Skyler J. Collins (Editor). Here's an exchanged with u/Superb-Intention sparked by this article from a Utah Newspaper on the homeless problem in Salt Lake City. It's just a normie head-butting a radical libertarian on government and jurisdictional claims. Enjoy!