Democracy Unchained – just published

Democracy Unchained discusses what is wrong with the existing system, what real democracy would look like and how it can be achieved. Read it, comment on it and share ideas at meetings, online and via social media. Supporters will then produce a revised draft as preparation for the launch of the Real Democracy Movement as an organisation during the course of 2017.

Introduction

Democracy – beginnings

A crisis of democracy

A political system in turmoil

A state that has failed the people

The rise of the corporatocracy

The case for a democratic revolution

Signposts to the future

Transforming the economy

Power to the Assemblies

Why a Real Democracy Movement is needed

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Trump: from democracy to tyranny

Women’s march in London against Trump

So, Donald Trump is now President of the United States of America, and its Commander-in-Chief.

In his inaugural speech, Trump made no reference to his party, Congress, or any other means by which he expects to accomplish the sweeping change he promised. Instead, he once again promised that he personally will deliver a national restoration: “I will fight for you with every breath in my body – and I will never, ever let you down,” he said. “America will start winning again, winning like never before.”

As the American people – and the rest of us around the world – awake to a living nightmare, the revolt against Trump is gathering pace. Hundreds of demonstrations and protests in the US and around the world show Americans will not take this lying down. Read more…

 

 

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