From Oligarchy to the New Challenge of Global Politics

Kempf; Herve
http://transform-network.net/en/journal/issue-102012/news/detail/Journal/from-oligarchy-to-the-new-challenge-of-global-politics.html

Publisher:  Transform
Year Published:  2012  
Resource Type:  Article
Cx Number:  CX16414

Most analysts and citizens of Western society suppose that we live in a democracy.
But is it really democracy – a system where the people rule and its representatives carry out the popular will? Or, do we live in an oligarchy disguised as democracy? Oligarchy: in others words, a system where a small, inner circle, makes the decisions they feel necessary.

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