Posts tagged ‘democracy’

December 20, 2016

Broken Democracy or Broken Politics?

by duncanr

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July 4, 2013

What do we want? DEMOCRACY!

by NobblySan

“When do we want it?”

“Er….. not just yet if you don’t mind, we’ll wait for the army to tell us when it’s OK”

Arab spring? My arse!

http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/world-middle-east-23159066

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March 30, 2011

Tunisia, Egypt, Libya : Three Big Pigs

by duncanr
March 5, 2011

Are Americans Ready for Democracy ?

by duncanr

Officially, of course, Iran, Tunisia, Egypt, Cameroon, Nigeria, Turkey and other rich democracies support free speech, personal liberty, the rule of law and fair elections for every country on earth. But we have to balance our democratic ideals with a realistic assessment of our interests (and the world’s) in resource-rich North America.

Click link to view the Iranian assessment on whether the Americans are mature enough for ‘Democracy’

http://bigthink.com/ideas/31329