This is an early Flashpoint program. This is a mini-debate about whether the masses or the elites should be the controlling force in a modern democracy. Recorded in 1993, this is a "classic" Flashpoint episode. Panelists include Maxwell Schnurer, Josue Hernandez and Alfred Snider.
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