Take away my vote and give me money instead please.

Its taken as given that under “first past the post” we don’t have equal voting power and therefore we don’t live in a democracy

But

Even with direct Proportional Representation, we still wouldn’t have a democracy.

The only way to create a true democracy is to give every citizen a sizeable disposable income.

He who has money to buy, has the power to dictate what goods/services are valuable and “worth paying for” and what goods/services are not valuable and not “worth paying for”.

Give every citizen a sizeable disposable income and see what sort of society we create then.

In fact I’d rather live in a society where every citizen has a sizeable disposal income but no voting rights than the other way round.

Why should the privileged few dictate what is valuable and what isn’t.

If you had a sizable disposable income what would you spend it on?

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