Deliberative democracy

Input from senior diplomat Carne Ross: extract from FT letter: “The necessary institutions of representative democracy – government, courts, civil society – are weak or corrupted in many countries, and not only undeveloped ones. And indeed it may well be that in...

Who's afraid of democracy? – from Avaaz

If like me you’re sick of hung parliament scaremongering, you may like the following from Avaaz… Karen With the election contest hotting up, there is now a real chance that no one party will get an overall majority in Parliament. Polling suggests that...