Evo Morales Finally Went Too Far for Bolivia – The Atlantic

https://www.theatlantic.com/ideas/archive/2019/11/evo-morales-finally-went-too-far-bolivia/601741/

«While liberal democracy has proved much more fragile than most social scientists assumed a few short years ago, an alternative political system that would better resolve its own internal contradictions is not in sight.»

Or, as others have put it:

«‘Many forms of Government have been tried, and will be tried in this world of sin and woe. No one pretends that democracy is perfect or all-wise. Indeed it has been said that democracy is the worst form of Government except for all those other forms that have been tried from time to time.…’»

Winston S Churchill, 11 November 1947 (https://winstonchurchill.org/resources/quotes/the-worst-form-of-government/)

and

«Monarchy is like a sleek craft, it sails along well until some bumbling captain runs it into the rocks. Democracy, on the other hand, is like a raft. It never goes down but, dammit, your feet are always wet.»

(https://wist.info/ames-fisher/33168/)

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