6.6.4 The Power Vested in National Politicians
National politicians exert more power over people’s lives on a daily basis than any other level of political subsidiarity, as examined in the following sub-sections:
- They dominate the internal governance of a country (22.214.171.124).
- They have an important role in representing their countries in international negotiations and global governance (126.96.36.199).
- They can try to gain popularity by whipping up the kind of nationalism that prides itself on opposing other countries (188.8.131.52).