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Property and Natural Needs

In a previous post, I discussed the three reasons why ownership exists. These are the reasons why ownership exists at all. Each of them must be strong enough to support actual ownership of something at some time or other. Ownership is the right to categorical control of a thing. These three reasons are the needs of human beings as living creatures, the requirement for compensation for work and the...