An international group of private citizens has created a novel way to engage in local and European politics: an award offered to politicians who undertake innovative initiatives designed to improve the lives of their constituents. According to their web site, “[t]he Innovation In Politics Awards are the first in a series of activities with the … More Innovation in Politics
In chapter 1 of The Joy of Politics, I define politics by what it is, what it is not, and what it might be. I also seek to elucidate, and defend, what one means when one says, after Aristotle, that humans are political animals. My purpose, self-announced, is to encourage my reader to think a … More What more might politics be?