S.F. Jude Terror wrote:
There are thousands of examples of the rich oppressing everyone else today. One need only look at the obscene amount of wealth held by a small percentage of the population, and then look at the things that extremely wealthy individuals or corporations do with impunity (like spill oil, dump toxic waste, fund terrorism, employ workers in sweatshops and unsafe working conditions, put dangerous and cancer-causing ingredients in food, hide evidence of harmful nature of their products in order to sell them, etc. etc. etc.) to see the kinds of things that corporations or individuals with money-backed powers do today. Of course, your answer is to say that those things would be disallowed under your philosophy, or that fit individuals could somehow protect themselves from them, but you have no evidence to back that up.
I do not need evidence to back myself up against this claim. This claim is of the form "Prove God exists."
"The proof is all around you. In the trees, the birds, the wonders of nature. Proof of God is a baby's cry, a storms thunder...etc."
You have provided nothing in your answer in the way of A causing B.
- Continuity is or it is not. There is no such thing as soft continuity.
- A character IS his continuity.
- Continuity is consistency of the characteristics of people, plot, objects, and places seen by the reader or viewer.
- The Outhouse. We're not CBR yet, but the mods are trying really hard.