Could you allow yourself to dream of a world system that works for everyone? This 22 minute video illustrates the transforming principles and prospective institutions that would make global democracy a reality. Activists join to propose realizable ways to meet the needs of all earth’s people. They detail infrastructure world citizens need to promote to share power with corporations and national governments in order to shape more of the destiny of the race.
Until recently, few were on the Internet most of us now use every day. These developments can likewise happen very rapidly. Let us visualize together a world where everyone has enough to eat and work to live. We can do it easily, with a small portion of the money now going to the military.
We could declare for the transformation of the United Nations into a world federation of nations: democratic, transparent, and plural. We are all human, and we are all earthlings. But we have no structure that admits those simple facts – yet. Let us join together in a new “Dance of the Earth.”
REGULATE TRANSNATIONAL CORPORATIONS
The UN’s Global Compact is the start of transnational corporate responsibility, regulations requiring businesses and corporations to do right by the environment.
FULFILL A BILL OF SOCIAL RIGHTS
Every person on this planet needs food, clothes, fresh drinking water, adequate preventative medical care, education up through College, a job commensurate to his or her education and training, and in old age Social Security. We have the means do do it in the next fifty years, if we put our minds to it.
INSTALL A UNITED NATIONS PARLIAMENTARY ASSEMBLY
A UNPA is one means to democratize the UN, to be established as a consultative body by a vote of the UN General Assembly. Party groups would send delegates to fill each country’s seats according to their percentage in the national legislature. The legitimate parliamentary representatives of 80 states in the world have spoken out for its creation.
INSTITUTE IN THE UN GENERAL ASSEMBLY WEIGHTED VOTING ENACTING ENFORCEABLE WORLD LAW
To become world law, votes for resolutions would count in three ways. First, 2/3 of the member states must concur. Secondly, 60% of the world population is on board. Thirdly, countries approve who contribute an agreed majority of the UN budget.
CONSTITUTE THE SECURITY COUNCIL THROUGH UNIVERSAL REGIONAL REPRESENTATION
Every country in the world would belong to some region, represented in clusters. Each nation has an assigned weight, based on its population, its assessment for UN financing, and its status as a state.
ESTABLISH A BICAMERAL WORLD LEGISLATURE, WITH THE GENERAL ASSEMBLY BECOMING THE HOUSE OF NATIONS AND A COMPANION ELECTED CONGRESS OF THE EARTH
Through Article 109, a UN Charter Review Conference could legally adopt the resolution to transform the UN into a democratic global federation of nations. It is past time to transport the principles of rights and political organization to the global level.