Democracy and the Epistemic Commons

Democracy cannot function without an epistemically healthy public sphere that makes it possible for democratic self-government to achieve successful outcomes, maintain its legitimacy, and avoid runaway concentrations of power in society.

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#Momentus can fill the gap in the "epistemic commons" (i.e. the societal "sense-making" function) described in this article.