Mutual recognition of the values of teamwork:
Society benefits when everyone comes together and works as a whole.
Bellum omnia contra omnes: The war of all against all.
Recognition among people in the state of nature that the war of all must stop. Only way to stop war of all is to appoint a sovereign
A society that holds
Lockes values is the USA. The USA gives the people a right to free speech and to vote for what they believe in. This keeps both the government and the people happy.
In the show, Sons of Anarchy, John Teller was the president of SAMCRO (motorcycle club). But Clay wanted power over the club. So Clay being stronger than John, Clay killed John and took power of the club. This shows that the most powerful leader will come to power to control a group.
Believes that humans in the state of nature are rational creatures.
Believes that humans in the state of nature are nasty, brutish, and solitary.
In High Schools all around the nation, students are “ruled” by the staff. Whether it’s a security guard yelling at you to not be roaming the halls, or a teach yelling at you for missing assignments. So the staff protects our liberty by giving us the option to use our knowledge in anyway we please. The students follow their orders because they want to get good grade. If students fail to obey rules they get punished with dentition or suspension. If the school fails to give the right education to the students it shuts down or gets new staff memembers.
On my cheer team my coaches have absolute power of the team. They give us the right to express ourselves and do what we love and in return we follow their commands. If we fail to not listen to the coaches we are kicked off the team. If the coaches fail to give us a routine they are fired.