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Samuel Bagg

And of course I think it is most promising as a means of preventing capture and corruption :-)

If you are interested in this, though, Oliver Dowlen's book (Political Potential of Sortition) is fantastic.

Eric Schliesser

I am not persuaded by the arguments sortition prevents such political vices.

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