From Oligarchy to the New Challenge of Global Politics
Year Published: 2012
Resource Type: Article
Cx Number: CX16414
Most analysts and citizens of Western society suppose that we live in a democracy.
But is it really democracy a system where the people rule and its representatives carry out the popular will? Or, do we live in an oligarchy disguised as democracy? Oligarchy: in others words, a system where a small, inner circle, makes the decisions they feel necessary.