Alexander Stille Quotes.
Everyone understands that in a modern economy – transparency, accountability, a working justice system are part of having a functioning, modern society.
I think in the world we live in where television is the principal source of information for most people, it really affects the balance of the democratic process. The fairness of the democratic process.
I think people everywhere have a very dismaying feeling that politics are going over their heads, are being decided by wealthy interests that don’t take them into consideration. And are bending the legislative process in their own behalf.
Anybody who cares about the functioning of democracy should be concerned about the blurring of lines between public and private interests.
To buy TV time and bypass the usual filters between the public and political figures, are very powerful devices that people can use to attract attention, attract voters. And get influence in our society.