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They Don't Represent Us by Lawrence Lessig


They Don't Represent Us by Lawrence Lessig
They Don't Represent Us by Lawrence Lessig
Type : epub |
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English |




Descirption: "This urgent book offers not only a clear-eyed explanation of the forces that broke our politics, but a thoughtful and, yes, patriotic vision of how we create a government that's truly by and for the people."-DAVID DALEY, bestselling author of Ratf**ked and Unrigged
In the vein of On Tyranny and How Democracies Die, the bestselling author of Republic, Lost argues with insight and urgency that our democracy no longer represents us and sho that reform is both necessary and possible.
America's democracy is in crisis. Along many dimensions, a single flaw-unrepresentativeness-has detached our government from the people. And as a people, our fractured partisanship and ignorance on critical issues drives our leaders to stake out ever more extreme positions.
In They Don't Represent Us, Harvad law professor Lawrence Lessig charts the way in which the fundamental institutions of our democracy, including our media,...