Today's daily post is going to be more of a theme post, largely because the news flow warrants it. I have at least three articles in mind, which were published over the last 24 hours that touch on the theme of a building illegitimacy in western democracies. So what I want to do here is throw them together into a more cohesive all-encompassing overview.
There are three separate themes from the posts:
First is the idea that a minority of the populace or an elite is controlling the political age...
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