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Perils of direct democracy AAP may be on the wrong track

Dec 26, 2013

Perils of direct democracy AAP may be on the wrong track

The assumption that people know best has been repeatedly proved wrong, especially when deciding complex and technical issues. #HowThisWorks #US #Arvind Kejriwal #Democracy #California #Direct democracy #Aam Aadmi Party #Referendums
Team Anna suggests panel to seek people's views in law framing

Jan 26, 2012

Team Anna suggests panel to seek people's views in law framing

Team Anna suggests setting up of a 'Referendum Commission' to seek common man's views in framing legislations. #Anna Hazare #NewsTracker #Direct democracy #Referendum Commission #law making
For Team Anna Five lessons from California about direct democracy

Sep 07, 2011

For Team Anna Five lessons from California about direct democracy

Recall and Reject sounds kickass. Direct democracy who could argue with that? But people power doesn't always work the way we imagine it to. Team Anna should just ask the people of California. #Anna Hazare #HowThisWorks #Arnold Schwarzenegger #California #Direct democracy #recall

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Dear Kejriwal, here's why 'direct democracy' doesn't work

Oct 07, 2012

Dear Kejriwal, here's why 'direct democracy' doesn't work

Arvind Kejriwal is pitching for 'direct democracy'. But democratic opinion is not always infallible. And it is susceptible to demogoguery. A civilization lesson on the perils of heeding the 'pasion of the mobs'. #TheLongView #Arvind Kejriwal #Democracy #Direct democracy #Plato #Aristotle