…ies the abyss. And yet we already see the world on the first steps of this path — around the globe, people are beginning to give up on democracy, and turn to backwards, regressive, violent, and undemocratic forms of political economy.
No, people are giving up on the idea that government is capable of solving problems. Bureaucracies exist for one reason — to perpetuate their existence. Our good intentions get lost in their budget battles.
If people are disappointed with “democracy” it is because they have aligned their good intentions to political society, rather than civil society.