Where to next on the democracy road?

By John Carter
Updated December 27 2016 - 7:57pm, first published 5:35pm
The proposed fence to surround Parliament House demonstrates how removed our leaders have become from reality, says John Carter. Photo by Andrew Meares.

Could it be that in 2016 we’ve seen the nuts let go on the wheels of democracy? The democratic model is being questioned around the world as vital decisions are being blocked for selfish party political gain.