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March 13, 2014 12:00 AM

Griswold: New ideas, parties essential to nation’s survival

Deep within the human psyche is the instinctive urge to associate with others like us. This has resulted in tribes, religions, nationalities, political parties and more. These associations are governed by institutions that have sets of rules and behaviors that determine their actions. As associations evolve, the institutions governing them become more fixed and rigid, making change in mature institutions difficult and slow.

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