Re: NEWS: Genoa riots

From: Brian D Williams (
Date: Tue Jul 24 2001 - 15:02:00 MDT

From: Michael Wiik <>

>>Brian D Williams <> wrote:

>> I guess it depends on what you mean by globalization (an awkward
>> term) if you mean free world trade, I'm all for it, if you mean
>> world government, I'm completely against it.

>I'm all for free trade, but am curious if such is possible without
>world government. As more and more trade is in the form of
>intellectual property instead of physical manufactured goods, then
>the law enforcement actions necessary to protect the IP holders
>would seem to require increasingly global coordination of

I think you answered your own question here, you would need global
coordination of course, but that can be accomplished by
treaty/agreement, no need for a world government.

It's healthy to be multicellular. ;)


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