II.2: Liberty or Equality – a False Choice?

If you had to choose either liberty or equality for America, which would you choose? Of course, that begs a more important question: Do we have to choose between them at all? Do we even have to compromise between them? I argue that this is simply another way of looking at the false choice between … Read more

I.1: America’s Representative Democracy

What is “business as usual” in America’s representative democracy today? Government by two gangs (political parties) has replaced government by the people’s representatives. Politicians must get re-elected, so they cater to their largest campaign donors. Rich and powerful elites dominate both parties. Each party wipes out the previous accomplishments of the other, so little ever … Read more