Stop political donations if you really want democracy

Think about this: the only people who get elected into politics are those with lots of money. The only people with lots of money are those who already are rich (through their own income, investments or through inheritances) or have rich “friends” who give them money. If we really wanted more “regular” people in politics the first thing we would do is stop this. Simply say no donations. Last week I read an article: “Political parties remain unaccountable…each year they collect millions but don’t report the sources of their money.” This is wrong. Let’s do something about this.

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