There seems to be a new consensus on the effects of new technology (digitalisation, automation, robotisation etc.) on labour.
Podcast itw with Rick Smith, from the Broadbent Institute, regarding Canadian election’s outcomes, prospects and ambitions that especially NDP should be striving to bring forward.
The profound difficulty for his concept though is that he lacks both a rigorous analysis of capitalism, and a clear understanding of the enduring importance of nation-states.
Direct democracy tools are neither panacea, nor a danger to democracy – but they do influence decision making.
In France, participatory democracy is constantly developing.
The experience has shown that PB clearly lead to a better performance of the municipality itself