But it is no good using the tongs of reason to pull the Fundamentalists' chestnuts out of the fire of contradiction. Their real troubles lie elsewhere.
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In a finite world this means that the per capita share of the world's goods must steadily decrease.
The social arrangements that produce responsibility are arrangements that create coercion, of some sort.
The National Parks present another instance of the working out of the tragedy of the commons. At present, they are open to all, without limit.
In an approximate way, the logic of commons has been understood for a long time, perhaps since the discovery of agriculture or the invention of private property in real estate.
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It is clear we can make reforms to better ensure we are giving law enforcement all of the tools they need while maintaining the appropriate safeguards to protect the very freedoms we cherish.