Tag: democracy

Jan 21

My Shout into the Universe

In Brief—The author’s random views on what he thinks and holds dear. [Written in February-March 2017.] ———————————————————————————————————————————- Everything Has An Expiration Date— Zap! I suddenly awoke in the wee small hours with my brain in overdrive. Sparks sprang from the fuse ignited by a good friend in California. When I opined that I was considering …

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Mar 20

The Democratic and Republican Cartel

In Brief—America’s two party system—Democratic and Republican—is rigged to exclude other parties from competing for the people’s vote thereby reducing interest in the democratic system boasted about by America. ——————————————————————————————————————————— The Strangulation of America’s Third Parties— A cartel for political purposes is defined as a coalition or cooperative arrangement between political parties intended to promote …

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Jan 11

The Death of American Democracy

In Brief— According to new research, American democracy has been replaced by an oligarchy of the wealthy and there’s very little that can be done about it except a public push for concessions. ——————————————————————————————————————————– Oligarchy is defined as a government run by only a few, often the wealthy or a state ruled by such a government. Democracy …

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