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Why mayors should rule the world: Benjamin Barber at TEDGlobal 2013Why mayors should rule the world: Benjamin Barber at TEDGlobal 2013

Posted By Helen Walters

“Democracy is in trouble,” announces political theorist Benjamin Barber as he makes his way onto the TEDGlobal stage. He continues: “We live in a  21st-century world of interdependence and brutal interdependent problems. Yet when we look for solutions in politics and democracy, we are faced with political institutions designed 400 years ago.” What can one do […]