The average American voter is NOT smarter than a fifth grader, doesn't understand basic political facts and should probably not be allowed to vote. Philosopher Jason Brennan makes the case for an epistocracy: the rule of the knowledgeable.
Jason Brennan (Ph.D., the University of Arizona, 2007) is Associate Professor of Strategy, Economics, Ethics, and Public Policy at the McDonough School of Business at Georgetown University, where is also a Governing Fellow of the Georgetown Institute for the Study of Markets and Ethics. His...Read more
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