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🎢 Brother Yianni, Brother Yianni,


Clang the wood for Orthros! Clang the wood for Orthros!

Click, clack, clock! Click, clack, clock!

The primary aim of in the ought to be promoting rather than mere low prices, as the former is favorable towards a large distribution of businesses in a sector, whereas the latter drives towards a winner-takes-all and .


Dumb #Mastodon support #question: how do you format hyperlinks in posts and/or bios or meta data? (E.g. "Twitter" with an embedded link to

Time is a circle ⭕️
Space is a square πŸ”²

"An important difference between #subsidiarity and the view more commonly accepted in our society is that the higher levels don't get their authority from the lower levels. What authority they have is natural to them by their existence." ~David W. Cooney

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"Even if the choice of leaders and the precise definition of laws involves the choice of its members, the existence and authority of a community's government is by its nature, by the needs it exists to fulfill to preserve the #CommonGood." ~David W. Cooney


"The government of a community exists by virtue of the community's existence, and its authority is over precisely those things which deal with preserving the #CommonGood of each member and the totality of its members in matters that go beyond their own authority."

~David W. Cooney


"#Subsidiarity [...] takes an older view of the #socialcontract idea, where the 'contract' may establish the form of government and who will hold the positions of government, but is limited in terms of establishing the functions of government."

~David W. Cooney


"By having children, parents are obligated to care for, educate, and raise them to be virtuous people. They also become obligated to support and care for one another, for the #CommonGood of each other and the children they are obligated to raise."

~David W. Cooney

#subsidiarity #rights

"#Rights are based on obligations which come from nature. There is no such thing as a right without an obligation to establish it. People think that #freedom is achieved by protecting #rights. In reality, #freedom is achieved by protecting #duties."

~David W. Cooney


Doom, except instead of shooting demons to ascend through the levels, you’re paying tolls

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