Voting and Electing Leaders is not Democratic

Voting leaders into office is not an attribute of democracy. Rather, democracy selects its office-holders by lot. In a democracy, power is completely diffuse. It is the purpose of this blog to show that democracy cannot be reached, even in theory, from current systems of government that are in place throughout much of the world. …

Representative Government: A Crock or What?

Democracy is all the buzz, isn’t it? All corners of the world must be democratized: that is the remedy to all manners of ills across the globe. So the story goes. It would be surprising to find anyone who would question the democratic ideal on principle. Yet, it must be wondered, is the democratic agenda an ethical or a wise one? Or is it even a ‘true’ agenda?