This is a proposal for a social solidarity system, which would be robust enough to be applicable among communities whose economies vary widely.

There are many instances of such communities. For instance, in the European Union (EU), many economic parameters change across regions. The EU gathers places where the cost of living is very high (e.g., Paris, France) and other places with much cheaper living (e.g., Medias, Romania). Among other examples worth mentioning are the USA, and the World.

Varying costs of living and income make it hard to phrase solidarity principles that are the same for everybody. A universal minimal revenue, for instance, would either not be enough for some who live in places with high cost of living, or unreasonably high for others who live in cheaper places. …

Les sites démocratie ouverte et agora2017 maintiennent une liste de projets visant à améliorer la démocratie en France. Le simple nombre de ces projets démontre la vaste déception des citoyens par rapport au système électoral en place, mais aussi leur envie positive de le réparer.

Un système pratiquement oligarchique organisé en partis, parmi lesquels les citoyens ont le droit de choisir grossièrement (un vague programme parmi quelques autres), ponctuellement et peu souvent. Un système dans lequel la presse jouit d’une influence exceptionelle au moment des élections. …

Benoit Meister

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