Marriage Through the State

Marriage in Totalitarian States Totalitarian states can often have a weird relationship with marriage.  By definition a totalitarian state postures itself as the supreme authority over its people.  So when a marital relationship comes along with the two people proclaiming undying fealty for one another until death, I can see where the State may get…

Death via Quota

In the book Death by Government, the author goes through an amazing amount of detail regarding deaths through government fiat.  For today’s post I pulled out a couple quotes discussing not just death through government fiat, but specifically when those deaths are utterly meaningless, meaning death for no other real reason then to meet a…