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Response to MineralMan (Reply #33)

Wed Oct 1, 2014, 01:11 PM

35. In more complex cities, it could function as a branch of government

rather than as the entire thing. Which is why I say that experimentation is key.

And in more populous ones, then you don't necessarily need to have an assembly covering the entire city - but several that each handle matters independently, but add their results together to reach larger resolutions.

That's pretty much the only way to get large-scale direct democracy on a regular basis, and we definitely want that eventually - unless everyone's constant complaining about unaccountable government is just bullshit.

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