ΑΜΕΣΗ ΔΗΜΟΚΡΑΤΙΑ ΤΩΡΑ!
My Name is Legion
A more significant failure of representation, though, must be attributed to the politicians and political parties charged with representing the people's interests but in fact more clearly represent the banks and the creditors.
Such a recognition leads to a seemingly naive, basic question: Is democracy not supposed to be the rule of the people over the polis - that is, the entirety of social and economic life? Instead, it seems that politics has become subservient to economic and financial interests.
Michael Hardt and Antonio Negri