Monday, May 14, 2012

Desperate Greek Politicians Ponder Technocracy

Greece's pro-austerity politicians are desperately seeking power--so desperately, that they are now openly embracing technocracy, an obscure, antidemocratic ideology that believes in a society controlled by an elite group of technicians. The technocracy movement dates to the early 1930s and the depths of America's Great Depression. Click here for the story, a sad--and scary--commentary on the times.

George Orwell wrote that "a technocratic society is a prerequisite for fascism."

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