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View Poll Results: What sort of world government do you want?
All the nations of the world become sub-states of one democratic union. 21 31.34%
The United States peacefully takes control of the entire world. 3 4.48%
The United States violently takes control of the entire world. 3 4.48%
Everyone in the world joins Planet Mac ( http://www.planetmac.net.tc/ ). 0 0%
There should be a world revolution, resulting in the death of all countries. 0 0%
Jonathanland should peacefully take control of the world. 0 0%
Jonathanland should violently take control of the world. 0 0%
The United Nations becomes a country and acts as the world government. 1 1.49%
Other. 6 8.96%
I don't think that there should be a world government. 33 49.25%
Voters: 67. You may not vote on this poll

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Old April 10 2009, 05:52 PM   #1
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World government.

This topic is to discuss a world government, your thoughts on it, etc.
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Old April 10 2009, 05:54 PM   #2
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Re: World government.

Hell no!

NO NEW WORLD ORDER!
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Old April 10 2009, 06:36 PM   #3
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Re: World government.

You do realize that the "United Earth" in Star Trek (what this website is about) is a world government, don't you?
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Old April 10 2009, 06:39 PM   #4
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Re: World government.

I don't think we'll see a united earth government until we have actually something to unify against or for. For example the discovery of intelligent extra terrestial life. Which is rather unlikely.
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Old April 10 2009, 06:40 PM   #5
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One day, hundreds or thousands of years from now, there will be a world government. It will be created by a long slow painful political process. And not before the century numbers start with "3".
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Old April 10 2009, 06:43 PM   #6
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Re: World government.

Please vote in poll.
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Old April 10 2009, 08:49 PM   #7
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Re: World government.

I always went for the Benevolent Dictator ending in Deus Ex.
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Old April 10 2009, 08:51 PM   #8
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One World Or None!
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Old April 10 2009, 08:54 PM   #9
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Re: World government.

I voted for one world government. It's inevitable. Unity is the future.
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Old April 10 2009, 08:57 PM   #10
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Re: World government.

It seems these One World governments are inevitable... sadly it's not so much "One World" as "Our World or You're History".
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Old April 10 2009, 09:00 PM   #11
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Re: World government.

Zion Ravescene wrote: View Post
It seems these One World governments are inevitable... sadly it's not so much "One World" as "Our World or You're History".
Well, somebody's got to run it. Better just hope they're good.
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Old April 10 2009, 09:04 PM   #12
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Re: World government.

Zion Ravescene wrote: View Post
I always went for the Benevolent Dictator ending in Deus Ex.
Dictatorship is theoretically the best form of government, offering the greatest economic and social growth. However, it is also with the greatest risk of becoming corrupt and vicious.

But we shouldn't let a few bad experiences with corrupt dictators in the past blind us to it's potential.

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I voted for one world government. It's inevitable. Unity is the future.
In star trek yes But the idea of compiling things together is a capitalist model. If it fails, then everything fails.

There is strength maintaining independence.

"If we are one, then one can fall. If we are many, then some will fall."
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Old April 10 2009, 09:16 PM   #13
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Re: World government.

I don't think there should be one.
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Old April 10 2009, 09:20 PM   #14
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Re: World government.

admiralxgmx wrote: View Post
You do realize that the "United Earth" in Star Trek (what this website is about) is a world government, don't you?
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Old April 10 2009, 09:25 PM   #15
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If one day the world becomes a single country/government, can we please expel Massachusetts?

Oh and might as well toss Gertch too bwahaha
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