Monday, November 5, 2018

What Does Voting Accomplish ???

I personally believe the process of voting in the US is an exercise in futility. Here is why:

Perhaps representation in politics is only a fiction, a myth forming part of the folklore of our society. Or perhaps representation must be redefined to fit our politics; perhaps we must simply accept the fact that what we have been calling representative government is in reality just party competition for office.

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I doubt tomorrow's election is going to make anyone happy. And what follows will be civil war by other means.


  1. For a tongue-in-cheek but completely accurate assessment of US politics, I heartily recommend this essay:

    What a sad lot we have become!

  2. Reports like this one suggest the entire US electoral system is just a charade: