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The Entangled Relationship of Money, Politics

TOWN CRIER—MOSCOW-PULLMAN DAILY NEWS April 7, 2016 THE ENTANGLED RELATIONSHIP OF MONEY AND ELECTIONS Hemlata Vasavada Centuries ago Aristotle described three types of governments–one ruler, few rulers, and many rulers who are benevolent (Kingship, Aristocracy or Polity) or malevolent (Tyranny, Oligarchy and Democracy—now termed Mobocracy). Democracy originates from the words “demos” (people) and “kratia” (power). … Continue reading