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  • n. Belief in the desirability and practicality of minimum government.

Etymologies

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1971, coined by Samuel Edward Konkin III. Blend of minimum and -archy ("government") +‎ -ism (“system”) (alternatively, minimal).

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  • Philosophers pursuing wisdom

    Are always at risk of simplism.

    Each elegant plan

    Will least govern man

    Achieving unique minarchism.

    September 18, 2017