Stuart Buck point-
Here's Stuart Buck (www.stuartbuck.com/?page_id=2), with another good point rebutting the argument that school boards are necessary for democracy:
Posted November 16, 2011 at 8:31 AM
"Most policy domains don't have their own special boards like education, but they are still overseen by democratic institutions."
Great point, and one that deserves an answer. Do we lack "democracy" in regards to trash delivery, the police force, etc., just because those institutions aren't governed by their own special "Trash Board" or "Police Board"?