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The Community Pot

Discussion in 'Capitalist Only' started by The Reverend Bob, May 20, 2019.

  1. The Reverend Bob

    The Reverend Bob Fart Machine and Beastmaster

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    Wouldn't the idea of reviving the idea of the community pot be more constructive in solving community issues than the government just taxing people and just sitting on the tax money? It think it would develop closer communities and help them resolve their problems together and bring communities closer together because it would be all voluntary and we would understand the needs of those within the communities.
     
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  2. exchemist

    exchemist Well-Known Member

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    No. I think it is a silly idea. Do you really think you could get a transport network, an education system, a legal system, policing, the emergency services and defence of the country out of a community pot? Don't be daft.

    And the government quite obviously does not just sit on the tax money.
     
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  3. Brickjectivity

    Brickjectivity Veteran Member
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    More things should be decided locally by state government, but town leadership and police are too easily corrupted. The less tax money they direct the better.

    We definitely need something to bring us all together, because the churches aren't.
     
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  4. Stevicus

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    I think every community should have pot.
     
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