Wednesday, November 13, 2013

Brand New Politics

Whether you love him, hate him or think he is just plain nuts one thing for certain, comedian Russel Brand is an individual who is raising some vitally important dialog that we should all take a few moments out of our overworked lives to ponder.

These two interviews offer up a roller coaster of views that guaranteed will stir your mind...

Newsnight's Jeremy Paxman Talks to Russell Brand

A Brand New Politics: Russell Brand Interview with Mehdi Hasan

Sunday, November 10, 2013

Liquid Democracy

Government for and by the people? 

This brief video illustrates just how limited our current political systems are and offers up a tantalizing alternative that could revolutionize & expand what we think of as "democracy" far beyond the confines of what exists today.