Petition by 10,000 reflects heritage of principled resistance to arbitrary power - Nooganomics. Local economy & free markets
print By David Tulis Unlike any other system in history, Christianity posits a horizontal society of local economy, service to others in a free market, charity and the enforceability of contract. It opposes vertical society, or one created by state power over the marketplace, political absolutism and ownership of national economy by elites who buy almost everything and say, “charge it.” To make human existence more voluntary in nature and less slavish, Christianity builds what might be loosely termed “revolution” into its conception of political order. It builds into the realm of the magistrate and judge instruments that survive the