Global city hall Ft. Benjamin Barber, political theorist
Cities have become spaces conducive to innovation, multiculturalism and new ideas. While politics often get in the way of a nation's leader's ability to make decisions effectively, mayors have no choice but to function pragmatically. Is cooperation between the cities of the world a better approach to governance, and is such a system more likely to be democratic and representative of the people? Oksana is joined by political theorist Benjamin Barber to take the lead on these issues.