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Splinglebot wrote

expertise isn't authority, just because bakunin got his terms mixed 150 years ago doesn't mean we have to start justifying authority


kore wrote (edited )

I'm more just playing around with terms. I find it impossible to make a catch-all definition of authority, as any other word. I just thought it was an interesting point, after all. Is there a difference between authority and authoritarianism? Just like I've seen critiques of anarchy vs anarchism