Bills born in a traditional legislative chamber have many mothers. They start as a proposal from a single member, but then go through a series
Democratic reform should focus on convening citizen panels on a regular basis to make small decisions. The target should be policies that are politically challenging, but conceptually simple.
So, I wrote a book. I originally intended to publish it. My editor/publisher Keith Sutherland sent it out to reviewers, who came back with a
In a previous post, I proposed a way to structure political parties to compete against each other to propose policy, while relying on the jurga
Or, how I learned to stop worrying and love the political elite In a previous post, I looked at structuring the political elite. Since much
Sortition can be seen as a backlash against a permanent political class. And yet it is hard to imagine achieving good governance without a cohesive