What’s Wrong with Our Election Process?

Most Americans are pretty fed up with American politics. Not only are our political campaigns annoying, they do not seem any longer to lead to the election of competent leaders. What’s wrong with our election process?

  1. There is too much money involved.
  2. There is little connection between campaign skills and official skills.
  3. There is too much money involved.
  4. Polls, which are actually quite meaningless, substitute for thinking.
  5. There is too much money involved.
  6. Campaigns are nothing but marketing.
  7. There is too much money involved.
  8. American journalism is not competent to conduct meaningful interviews.
  9. There is too much money involved.
  10. Our schools have failed to inculcate critical thinking.
  11. There is too much money involved.
  12. Our main political parties value themselves far above America itself.
  13. There is too much money involved.

 

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About mthayes42

I am a retired pastor, interested in the Bible, cross-cultural ministries, Dietrich Bonhoeffer, and the current and past history of western civilization.
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