Social Contract, Austin Houser

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by Austin Houser
In Government
Find people with the same beliefs as you.
Step 1
Ask the question. Is the human State of Nature  naturally good or greedy?
Step 2
Step 3
Decide that people are naturally good.
Establish who the rulers are, and who are the followers.
Step 5
Step 6
Start your social contract. Create it based on the beliefs of State of Nature.
Step 4
Make sure people understand that a social contract is a voluntary agreement.
Establish a guideline of rules and laws decided by the people.
Step 7
Make sure that the followers agree to follow the laws.
Step 9
Step 8
If followers break laws, then they are punished based upon the severity.
Step 12
If government doesn't protect unalienable rights, then followers will rebel.
Step 11
Step 10
In exchange for following the laws, the government will protect the followers unalienable rights. Life, Liberty, Property
Repeat steps 1-11.