Democracy isn't merely about voting—real democracy involves citizens participating in the deliberative process. How we can make democracy real and should we?
Co-sponsored by the Vancouver Public Library
Dr. Mark Battersby teaches at Capilano University and is endlessly curious about humans and the world. He is also deeply committed to helping people think more reasonably about complex issues.
About the Philosophers' Café
Philosophers’ Café is a series of informal public discussions in libraries, cafés and restaurants throughout Metro Vancouver. The cafés, which are open to everyone, have brought dialogue and discussion to thousands of people who are interested in exploring issues from the absurd to the sublime. To learn more about the Philosophers’ Café, please visit their website.