What is another word for Pantisocracy?

53 synonyms found


[ pˌantɪsˈɒkɹəsi], [ pˌantɪsˈɒkɹəsi], [ p_ˌa_n_t_ɪ_s_ˈɒ_k_ɹ_ə_s_i]

How to use "Pantisocracy" in context?

Modern democracies often rely on the principle of separations of powers to protect individual liberty while ensuring that the will of the people is more effectively represented. But what if democracy is too unreliable, too vulnerable to the whims of the majority? What if we could improve democracy by incorporating the principles of populism and panisocracy into its governing structures?

Pantisocracy, first conceived by the Greek philosopher Polybius in the 2nd century BC, is a system in which citizens are vested with supreme authority to direct government through a system of direct democracy.

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