Laws & Rules on
Comprehensible rules and laws: laws or other rules have one common purpose - to manage the boundaries
and interfaces between individual freedoms (of individuals or groups of individuals). These rules or laws must be
comprehensible for the average
. Rules and laws are put in effect by direct democratic consensus. Each law must
be judged by at least following additional criteria outside it's content:
It is the goal of
to keep legal systems
as small and manageable as possible and avoid any unnecessary rules or laws.
- Is the law comprehensible? (non comprehensible laws are illegal - the majority of citizens must be able to understand the law!)
- Is the law necessary to
(Any law limiting the internal freedom of an individual or group is called an
"unnecessary law". Such laws are
illegal in the
- secure peaceful coexistence?
- define the boundaries of individual freedoms for individuals or groups of individuals?
- safeguard individual freedoms?
All legal affairs are subject to direct
democratic proceedures with the community taking the decision.
It is the goal of Online-Nations.net to prevent the formation
of a "ruling elite" controlling the laws and rules and/or obtaining a monopoly in any legal affair (se also "Aggregation of Power").
The community of
will define the laws. Passing laws will require a direct democratic majority plus a positive
evaluation whether the law is comprehensible and necessary.