“It was not written for the chiefs, but for all the people.” “They must apply to everyone or they mean nothing.”
We have been subjected to 40 years of corporate/billionaire-funded anti-democracy propaganda without an organized effort to counter it. And here we are.
There is a need to re-educate the public about democratic self-government, its meaning, its benefits, its implications and its responsibilities. We need to “rebrand” government as the means for We the People to collectively obtain things we want and need – to make our lives better.
Restoring public understanding of democracy brings public empowerment.
This site will experiment with developing ways to make democracy appealing, and reaching regular people.
Imagine Democracy is a sister site of Government Cheese.
Dave Johnson of Seeing the Forest is the founder of Government Cheese.