An assault on representative democracy — Dr Oliver Hartwich

I have never shared someone else’s blog post here before. However, this is too powerful and important not to do so. Lest we forget.

The Waka Jumping Bill is more reminiscent of early 20th century Germany than suited to 21st century New Zealand. It would be an aberration of New Zealand’s democratic tradition if it were passed into law.

via An assault on representative democracy — Dr Oliver Hartwich