All democracies are imperfect, but some are more undemocratic than others. We have bishops sitting in the second chamber.
Are the majority of your legislators made up of multimillionaires like our congress so they can pass laws that help the little guy? Multimillionaires know all about shopping in the grocery store. I heard one complaining about the price of truffles and caviar. You know everyday food for the average family.
There's a lot of public school toffs in the Tory Party at the moment. Johnson is an old Etonian, and there's loads more in his cabinet and on the back benches.
Our problem is our ‘representatives’ *become* multimillionaires while in office...
They are quite incentivized to maintain their status quo—which equates to maintaining ours.
They can stay in for life if they play the game right.
I know Bernie and others I respect may disagree, but I think we must push through Term Limits while we can.
Serve, go home.