Democracy

Jake Johnson, staff writer
"It's abhorrent that when our members ask their senators about the purging of voters within their state, they respond by stealing their phones."
Jon Queally, staff writer
Sen. Bernie Sanders urged every single U.S. voter to "vigorously protest this...
Jon Queally, staff writer
Nobel Prize winner Tawakkol Karman holds a poster of Saudi journalist Jamal Khashoggi while speaking to the media during a protest outside the entrance to the Saudi Arabia Consulate on October 5, 2018 in Istanbul, Turkey.
"If this is true - that the Saudis lured a U.S. resident into their consulate...

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Sick of our electoral debacle? Check out Iceland, where the radical Pirate Party is improbably poised to win their election with a quarter of Icelanders' support, more than any other party. Riding a wave of post-Panama-Papers rage at corrupt business as usual, the Pirates would reject the two governing parties to form a coalition with small progressive ones to work for direct democracy, free speech and transparency. Their rubric: “We are not here to gain power. We are here to distribute power.”