Terry Fowler

Daily Archives: November 25, 2011

The Occupiers are Reminding us about Local Places

The authorities are now moving in to evict the Occupy protesters across North America. That is because the encampments themselves express a message that is just too direct and gutsy. Mainstream politicians and commentators keep asking for a program of … Continue reading

Elections Don’t Confer A Mandate

Democracy, as Churchill famously said, is the worst form of government except for all the others. This is a witty and genial excuse for a system that is by now unworkable. Its survival to this point has been supported by … Continue reading