This week, the normal voting process for deciding a topic was suspended, and it was decided by tyrannical dictate that we would discuss democracy in speculative fiction. Why is there so little of it? Can it be used to tell good stories? Why are we so obsessed with kings anyway? Join us as we examine those few spec fic stories that actually portray democracy in an interesting light and discuss what new and weird types of democracy our stories could explore.
- The Rules for Rulers by CGP Grey
- The (Secret) City of London by CGP Grey
- House of Cards
- Battlestar Galactica
- Betrayal: Star Wars Legends (Legacy of the, Force Book 1) by Aaron Allston
- Jacen Solo / Darth Caedus from Star Wars Legends
- Creating Factions in Three Steps by Mike Hernandez
- 54 – Creating and Using Factions
- Captain America: Civil War (2016)
- Star Trek: Deep Space Nine: Homefront (episode)
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