Corruption, Plutocracy, Oligarchy, Kleptocracy, Corporatocracy — Solutions: Reasoning & Alternatives

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• Corruption: "the abuse of entrusted power for private gain" (transparency.org).
• Plutocracy: "a government or state in which the wealthy class rules" (dictionary.com).
• Oligarchy: "a government in which a small group exercises control especially for corrupt and selfish purposes" (merriam-webster.com/dictionary).
• Kleptocracy: "a society whose leaders make themselves rich and powerful by stealing from the rest of the people" (dictionary.cambridge.org).
• Corporatocracy: "a society or system that is governed or controlled by corporations" (en.oxforddictionaries.com).
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message 1: by Jenn "JR" (new)

Jenn "JR" Who added "Zen and the Art of Motorcycle Maintenance: An Inquiry Into Values" - that's NOT "non-fiction" (and it sucks!)


message 2: by Mark (new)

Mark Davess Have we now reached a time when 'Kakistocracy' needs to be added to our 'research interests'?


message 3: by Alberto (last edited 12 hours, 0 min ago) (new)

Alberto Morales Mark wrote: "Have we now reached a time when 'Kakistocracy' needs to be added to our 'research interests'?"
It is 2021,
I have a strange feeling we're there already, but nobody knows, ask a person with no hope. Next question how can you tell a person with no hope?


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