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Proprietary Democracy: A Better Form of Government

A praxeological treatise on proprietary governance by G. A. Kerpestein   Foreword I have aimed to make this treatise as concise and understandable as possible. In my personal, albeit subjective experience, a significant portion of writers tend to use overly sophisticated wording and excessively long sentences to provide explanations of concepts that could otherwise be…

Newsletter Nr. #16 – May 2021

Dear readers, In our last newsletter we invited you to answer the question: What would it be like to live in Free Private Cities of the future? What stories and dramas can you imagine, and what dilemmas would be faced by the people who inhabit them? We are pleased to pass on that we received…

Newsletter Nr. #15 – December 2020

Dear readers, The Free Private Cities idea is spreading in a very healthy manner. You can now contribute directly by participating in our first Story Contest; we recently held the first Ambassadors & Advisors Conference in Monaco; we also give an update on Tipolis Corporation and the Free Private Cities Foundation. As announced in the…

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A Real Contract needs Mutual Consent

Imagine you lived in a system where you were required to buy a car. The car’s body, interior and engine have been preselected for you by a monopoly provider who also sets the price. There’s no negotiation. You have to pay their price. Now if that seems strange, just replace the words “seller” with “government”…

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Requirements for establishing an Ideal Free Private City

In the ideal case a Free Private City needs the following autonomy rights: 1) BUSINESS AND COMMERCIAL FREEDOM: The Free Private City has the power to regulate business and commercial law at its own discretion. This includes labor law, building law and environmental law regulations, which facilitate the establishment and implementation of companies. This also…

Free Private Cities and western States in direct Comparison

    Federal Republic of Germany Free Private City Relationship between individual-community Superordination/subordination relationship (Authority – Subject). Parties on an equal footing (Customer – Service provider). Legal position of the individual Established in the Constitution and in individual laws, which may be amended at any time by the public authorities or interpreted differently than previously.…

Is a Free Private City something for me?

Ladies and Gentlemen, You may be wondering whether a Free Private City is an option for you as a new home. The answer is: it depends. There are people who, knowing their own fallibility, want to live the one life they have in liberty, self-determination and on their own responsibility. Who want to spend their…