What is the Social Contract & Why is it Broken Today?

Sacha | Thoughts
4 min readFeb 23, 2023
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The social contract is a concept in political philosophy that refers to the idea that individuals willingly give up some of their natural rights and freedoms in exchange for protection and security provided by a government or society.

The concept of a social contract is based on the belief that in a state of nature, without government or society, individuals would have…

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Sacha | Thoughts

Sociologist and writer focused on analysing societal power dynamics and promoting positive social change