A bullshit idea that revolves around the idea of no government. This idea also suggests that everyone in a community should work together for the better of the community, which will not happen because some people are selfish and most will not enjoy this way of living. This idea is mostly used by punks who think believing in anarchy is rebellious when most of them do not know anything about anarchy or believe in it because their friends do.
Typical punk - "Fuck the government, Anarchy is the way to go!"
di Punks_are_mindless 16 febbraio 2009
A form of non-government where each individual rules their own self and anyone else they can beat into submission.
"Anarchy is freedom without security, Tyranny is security without freedom." -- The Gray Dragon (alias hillsurfer)
di hillsurfer 24 marzo 2007
A thing which, even if it were desirable, would be impossible. There will always be a group of people who are willing to organise themselves and fight for government. They will either kick our asses into submission to a worse from of government, or we will have to organise ourselves, and fight back, meaning that when the conflict is over we'll be left with a government which we'll probably end up keeping by choice, or they'll decide they like having power an force us into it.
Government is no different to anarchy, because government is, in rrality, just a group of people imposing their will on us, so any type of organisation will evolve into a government.
di Oh Shit I'm Dead 21 ottobre 2004
a state of which no true form of government exists
"shit there is no one to make the trains run on time"
di trot 26 marzo 2004
3 entries found for anarchy.
an·ar·chy
n. pl. an·ar·chies
Absence of any form of political authority.
Political disorder and confusion.
Absence of any cohesive principle, such as a common standard or purpose.


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New Latin anarchia, from Greek anarkhi, from anarkhos, without a ruler : an-, without; see a-1 + arkhos, ruler; see -arch.

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anarchy

\An"arch*y\, n. Gr. ?: cf. F. anarchie. See Anarch. 1. Absence of government; the state of society where there is no law or supreme power; a state of lawlessness; political confusion.

Spread anarchy and terror all around. --Cowper.

2. Hence, confusion or disorder, in general.

There being then . . . an anarchy, as I may term it, in authors and their re?koning of years. --Fuller.


Source: Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary, © 1996, 1998 MICRA, Inc.


anarchy

n : a state of lawlessness and disorder (usually resulting from a failure of government) syn: lawlessness


Source: WordNet ® 1.6, © 1997 Princeton University
di Anonymous 03 aprile 2003
Anarchy is a theoretical form of self-government which is practically unattainable. Historically Anarchy only exists between the shifts between other known forms of government, and it is in fact no government. There are two types of Anarchists: punk rockers, and romantic political philosophers.

The main argument of anarchistic thought is that any appointed, hereditary, or aristocratic government is coersive in nature, and coersion is intrinsically evil. Therefore, all government is inherently evil. The only solution to eliminate coersion in society is to live in the state of anarchy.
The main flaw of this argument is that in order to completely eliminate coersion even in a system of direct democracy there cannot be majority rule, that is the whole society has to unanimously agree on all issues. This is not a practical solution, but a theoretical state of perfect unanimity which is an extreme condition only possible in theory, an utopia.
A state under Anarchy is either a state ruled completely and unanimously by all the people for the people, or a state in civil war.
di unholyfart 24 maggio 2009
contrary to popular belief, Anarchy is not a world without politics persay, it is a world with different politics. where people live as they want.
a factory in argentina was supposed to be shut down. the workers took it over. (minor example of anarchy)
di boipuso 22 febbraio 2009

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