Originally Posted by Meta777
The discrimination is in deciding who must give up more wealth. You can't argue that you selected folks for this sacrifice based on their response to being selected.
Also, that the government created the currency is irrelevant. The currency is simply a public marker, it's generic IOUs for the value that exchanged for it. When you seize the currency, you're really seizing the value that the individuals provided in exchange for it -- and the government didn't create that value.