About the Political Theory category


Political theory is the study of both events and institutions. Political theorists from Plato to Hannah Arendt have analyzed the responsibilities of government and the uses of power in historical, philosophical, and sociological terms. Adoption of crypto currencies will depend in part on political decisions about business practices and the economy made at all levels, from the local to the international. This forum category provides a place to consider political ideas and forms of government. It is not a place to promote candidates or political parties.

“It may be true, as Lincoln supposed, that ‘you can’t fool all the people all of the time,’ but you can fool enough of them to rule a large country.”

-Will & Ariel Durant, The Lessons of History, 1968