Proudhon’s 57 verbs…
Available in packs of 10 (alphabetically arranged) or as a complete set.
To be governed is to be….
watched over, inspected, spied on, directed, legislated, regimented, closed in, indoctrinated, preached at, controlled, assessed, evaluated, censored, commanded noted, registered, entered into a census, taxed, stamped, priced, assessed, patented, licensed, authorised, recommended, admonished, prevented, reformed, set right, corrected. trained, ransomed, exploited, monopolised, extorted, pressured, mystified, robbed; repressed, fined, despised, vexed, pursued, hustled, beaten up, garrotted, imprisoned, shot, machine-gunned, judged, sentenced, deported, sacrificed, sold, betrayed, ridiculed, mocked, outraged, dishonoured.
Admonished, assessed, authorised, beaten up, betrayed, censored, closed in, commanded, controlled, corrected.
Deported, despised, directed, dishonoured, entered into a census, evaluated, exploited, extorted, fined, garrotted.
Hustled, imprisoned, indoctrinated, inspected, judged, legislated, licensed, machine-gunned, mocked, monopolised
Mystified, noted, outraged, patented, preached at, pressured, prevented, priced, pursued, ransomed.
Recommended, reformed, regimented, registered, ridiculed, robbed, repressed, sacrificed, sentenced, set right, shot
Packet Six – this packet comes free with any or all the other packets. It is not available separately and contains SEVEN verbs only.
Sold, spied on, stamped, taxed, trained, vexed, watched over.
Note:- As Neoliberal hegemony envelops the whole of Human Life and Civilization as we know it in this temporary period of Human History this list of course will be extended as necessary. Contributions welcome