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Ostracism: a return to democratic traditions

Posted by Dave Bath on 2007-02-26

Ostracism was a key political institution of classical Athens, the cradle of western democracy.  We should re-instate a modernized version of the process.  While particular politicians mentioned are Australian, the same arguments apply to any western democracy.

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