DEMOCRACY LOCAL

Democracy Local: A Planetary Publication of, by and for Everyday People Governing Themselves

"True democracy cannot be worked by 20 men sitting at the center. It has to be worked from below, by the people of every village." — Mahatma Gandhi

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