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Response to True Blue Door (Reply #24)

Wed Oct 1, 2014, 11:12 AM

25. That is clear as mud, and I am unfamiliar with the laws that currently forbid assembly.

I think what you want is less of a direct democracy, and more of a colonial-times reenactment colony,
where people gather on streetcorners to listen to self-styled Benjamin Franklins.


Any objection you could make to the functioning of such (assemblies) could be planned against, if it's so obvious that it comes up in a conjectural conversation like this. And the problems that are non-obvious, finding those issues would be part of the benefit of the attempt - because they would represent new information, and give rise to new solutions. Moreover, the design of the mechanisms could be made flexible to deal with such unknowns.

"Makes perfect sense to me!" - Judith Butler

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