A good link on new ideas for ‘democracy’

Apologies if this has appeared before, but there is a very good article from a French site about new ideas for Democracy, including some we would recognise here

http://www.booksandideas.net/Democracy-Bridging-the.html?lang=fr

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  1. It is nice to see an increasing number of people come round to these ideas, and even start to use the correct classical terminology

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  2. One of the links is to an interesting interview with Urbinati and Manin: Is representative democracy really democratic?, which provides much material for me to disagree with.

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  3. Although omitting the question of sortition, the newly translated Republic and Social Democracy in France presents, I think, the most complete view of “democracy” for the working class for its time until sortition became/becomes more popular.

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