Contemplating with the Greek philosophers in Rome, Italia.

Greek and Democracy

Democracy (dēmokratía i.e. rule of the people) first emerged in the city-state (polis) of Athens in Ancient Greece, and has been endorsed, notwithstanding the rise and fall of various…

A lovely, sunny morning in the Hyde Park in London, England.

Informed and Reasoned Democracy

June 23, 2016 marked the day that the United Kingdom voted to leave the European Union in a referendum, the Brexit as it is called. Countless debates and…

The Eiffel Tower in Paris, France.

The Right to Rebel

Roughly 20% of all nations have included the right to resist in their constitutions. There is little written however on how the people can acquire the means to do so. When…