Politics

By the Nerds, For the Nerds

Some people find the growing requirements of modern bureaucracies to be a trifling problem—people who have time on their hands to attend to administrative matters, people unfazed by filling out forms, at ease with paperwork, record-keeping and red tape. For want of a better term, let’s call them nerds. Then there are real people—parents with no time on their hands, frazzled by the never-ending demands of work and children; people getting on with their lives who don’t like extra hassles being loaded on them; business people so exhausted after their day’s work that the prospect of tackling government red tape…

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