Monthly Archives: November 2013

Direct vs Representative Democracy

“Democracy is two wolves and a lamb voting on what to have for lunch” – Ben Franklin “Democracy never lasts long. It soon wastes, exhausts, and murders itself. There never was a democracy yet that did not commit suicide.” – … Continue reading

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A Great Society & its Underclass

As far as heart wrenching stories go, this surely has to be one. Boeing, despite posting record profits, is arm-twisting its home state of Seattle into giving away massive tax breaks; an incredible figure of $8.7 Billion, amounting to 10% … Continue reading

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It’s Time to Reinvent Democracy

Are you glad to be living in a democracy? Here are some quotes that might make you think twice. “Democracy is two wolves and a lamb voting on what to have for lunch” – Ben Franklin “Democracy never lasts long. It … Continue reading

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