Book Review: Open Democracy

How a political scientist wants to save the world

I haven’t studied the works of political scientists in all these years. As an inventor of an alternative democracy, I should be. You might be asking “Why not read their works?”

Here is the reason for not doing so. When I watch political scientists on the TV news or read their short newspaper columns, they fail to understand the disease, so they have no effective remedy for improving democracy. At best, they can only explain things as they currently work. Even then, politics…




Tiered Democratic Governance has four salient features: (1) tiered, indirect elections, (2) voting based on good character and competence for governance, (3) a culture of consultation, and (4) an advisory board to help elected representatives reach their decisions.

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Dave Volek

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Dave Volek is the inventor of “Tiered Democratic Governance”. Let’s get rid of all political parties! Visit

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