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Naturally, seismology provides the answer.
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A consortium will decide on what an ideal modern democracy
should look like, much like how the W3C has pushed web
standards such has HTML4. Once there is a standard, any
nation with a problematic form of government can switch,
should they wish, to a modern democracy very rapidly by
the instructions outlined in the standard, as
opposed to starting from scratch and taking a long time to
invent their own form of government.
[hippo, Jan 11 2012]
||The European Union has tried to do something a bit like this - with mixed success.