Democracy Unchained discusses what is wrong with the existing system, what real democracy would look like and how it can be achieved.
You can also read it online by following the links below and comment on each of the chapters.
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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.
A political system in crisis
Behind the crisis of democracy
Mystifying the state
The modern state
The rise of the corporatocracy
Paralysis in the face of climate change
Institutions of the UK state
A way forward
Re-connecting with Nature
A social licence
Transforming the economy
Private profit versus co-ownership
Occupations to protect jobs and resources
Moving beyond capitalist production
A new ethos – a new concept of citizenship
Power to the Assemblies
Different kinds of democracy
Drawing some lessons
Honestly addressing the question of power
Shaping the Real Democracy Movement
What kind of organisation?
Over to you