HTM-Glossary

Definitions of Terms Used in Message

Amoral – describes a human whose only consideration when choosing action is efficacy, no consideration of good and bad, a psychopath

Birthrights – same as Natural Rights; right of human to his own life and property, free from subjugation

Capitalism – the mechanism of trade among humans; can either be free or subject to intervention

Control Market – polar form of capitalism which exhibits total intervention; outcomes are planned

Demagogue – an orator or politician, who gains prosperity by arousing the emotions, passions, and prejudices of humans

Ethical – describes a moral human who invokes a particular creed in considering alternative actions

Fascism – form of capitalism in which planned intervention results in the prosperity of certain firms

Free Market – polar form of capitalism which exhibits no intervention; outcomes are spontaneous

Government – primary social structure for controlling humans, an institution devised by tyrants and manned by their minions; establishes rules by decree, and enforces rules by fine, incarceration, and homicide

Intervention – forceful government control of exchange, markets, and economy; provides planned outcomes

Moral – describes a human who considers the good and bad aspect of alternative actions, and rejects bad alternatives

Minion – human working for tyrants, including employees of government, media, and fascist industries

Natural Rights – same as Birthrights; right of human to his own life and property, free from subjugation

Predator – same as tyrant and thug; human who subjugates other humans, obtaining their own prosperity at the expense of others

Spontaneity – the independent, creative force that produces unplanned results in society

Subjugation – enslaving, controlling, governing, ruling over others

Tyrant – same as predator and thug; human who subjugates other humans, obtaining their own prosperity at the expense of others

Unethical – describes a human who violates a particular creed; includes all amoral people