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AWITI: Democracy has failed to deliver prosperity for the majority

In Summary
  • At its core democracy promotes human wellbeing; making accessible the resources citizens need to advance ingenuity and enterprise.
  • Among these are education, health, food, income, security and personal liberty.

Athenian Greeks originated the idea of the city-state as a community of citizens in which administration and the making of policy was the right and duty of the citizens.

Every citizen has an ...