What Comes After Democracy?

How can we avoid the many mistakes of today’s preferred method of governance?

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Today’s world is very complex and most of the important issues appear to be beyond the intellectual capabilities of most of our citizens. Most of us vote on spurious grounds for candidates who are incompetent and unscrupulous. That’s why we’re seeing a tsunami of mindless populism sweeping the world and brushing aside the fragile norms of…