Archives for January 2017

Worshiping the Democracy Idol

In the Western world, democracy is widely believed to be the best form of government but it’s not, according to the Good Book, anyway. The belief in Democracy is so treasured now, promoted ad infinitum by those with vested interests that it has become an unquestionable religion. In this post I show how the changing political environment in New Zealand has caused challenges for NZ’s top [political] blogger Cameron Slater and while the ins and outs of politics can be fun, even mesmerising, worship of the political system is foolishness – and it will surely pass . . . [Read more…]