WHAT IS DEMOCRACY?
Democracy is when the majority enslaves the minority by laws enacted by the majority.
Democracy is when aborigines are forcibly evicted from their lands by the majority using laws made by the majority.
Democracy is when corporations buy votes with their unlimited resources and influence legislators and laws.
Democracy is when elected officials perpetuate themselves in office with money provided by corporations and wealthy individuals.
Democracy is when a single wealthy individual can sway an uneducated electorate to vote against their own interests.
Democracy is when the majority by law declares a member of the minority as part human, such as two thirds of a person.
Democracy is when the majority sends the daughters and sons of the minority to fight wars to benefit the majority.
Democracy is when the religion of the majority becomes the national religion.
Democracy is when drug-using members of the majority are given a slap on the wrist and drug using members of the minority are given life sentences.
Democracy is when land belonging to the minority is taken by the state and given to the majority under the guise of development.
Democracy is when laws are made by the majority for the benefit of the majority.
Democracy is when maltreatment of the minority is justified by laws made by the majority.
Democracy is when a minority killer is sent to the gallows while a majority murderer is sent to prison.
Democracy is when a member of the majority can kill a member of the minority under the guise of law enforcement or “standing your ground” and expects no punishment.
Democracy gave us World War I, World War II, and soon Nuclear War I.
Is there a better way?
Humanocracy is government of the people by the people for the benefit of all the people.
While democracy is government of the majority by the majority for the benefit of the majority.
Slavery is possible under a democracy but not in a humanocracy.
Any laws made in a Humanocracy is subject to the rule of equifarity which means: Is it fair and equitable to all members of the society?
Maybe, Democracy should be renamed Majoritocracy!