Holy War for True Democracy: Powered by Passion and by Jon Ferraiolo

By Jon Ferraiolo

"Holy battle for precise Democracy" presents an inspirational imaginative and prescient for incremental reinvention of recent democracy. The booklet presents a blueprint for the way to mobilize the passions of electorate and the way to exploit sleek know-how to aid democracy convey at the promise of the folk, via the folk and for the folks. the writer takes a step again to ascertain the prior and current of constitutional democracy, highlighting the shortcomings of and threats to actual self-government in today’s global, reminiscent of incorrect information posing as truth, nationalism, elevated partisanship, reduced self assurance in democratic associations and larger executive surveillance, all of which makes us prone to an important Brother-like police country.

The writer proposes an international nonprofit, Democracy Guardians, a nonpartisan association that might channel and concentration the passions of people that percentage a imaginative and prescient for self-government. The association may boost democratic associations, and thereby advertise governments that serve the folks, now not the wrong way round. the 1st significant initiative will be a next-generation, crowd-sourced net carrier that evaluates the trustworthiness of individuals and businesses, thereby pressuring politicians, media and all public figures to be extra sincere for worry of being rated via public consensus as an untrustworthy resource of data on executive and politics.

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