Kenn's Laws | | REAL Black History | Kenn's Essays | History & Archaeology | Weather

Why Racism is Wrong | Why White Supremacy is Wrong | Why Antisemitism Is Wrong

MUST READ ► My Horrific Experience With A Psychopath

April 9, 2014

Every government is comprised of human agents. 
Governments are intangible conceptual abstracts.

The entity we call the government cannot exist without humans. It cannot make laws. It cannot enforce laws.

Therefore, it is a misnomer to say the government does something. Rather, government agents do things.

The government does not force you to pay taxes. Government agents force you to pay taxes. The government does not create laws. Government agents create laws. The government does not enforce laws. Government agents enforce laws.

Consequently, I prefer to use the phrase government agents in lieu of the government. It allows me to accurately emphasize that a lifeless entity can do nothing. We cannot hold the government responsible because it is nothing more than a conceptual abstract. The people -- or agents -- who comprise government entities are to held accountable.

-- Kenn


Send no money. I don't take cash from readers. But you CAN help me help me when you  LIKE on Facebook. Click the  below.

Please report errors
Like this story?
Help Kenn spread the word by clicking it onto Facebook. See icon below . . .

Permission is granted to use the material in this article providing (1) the byline is included in an obvious manner crediting as the author, (2) a link to this page is included and (3) no changes are made either by deletion, addition or annotation. Original compositions at are sometimes seeded with decoy data, such as hidden acronyms, to detect unauthorized use and plagiarism.

COMMENTS: The use of vulgarities and pejoratives may result in your comment being zapped.


Post a Comment