Why You Actually Believe in the Social Contract
by Sean Brown
Note: the opinions contained in the following article are solely those of the author and may not necessarily represent the official opinion of the LPPA.
It’s a famous trope among libertarians that we endlessly disparage the idea of the social contract.
“I didn't consent to anything!” is the common argument. “Your laws are immorally being forced on me without my consent!”
But is this really true?