Where Real Power Lies in Western Societies

Sacha | Thoughts
7 min readApr 16, 2023
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The question of where real power lies in Western Societies, is a contentious and complex issue.

While political institutions like governments and parliaments are often seen as the centres of power, there are numerous other ways in which power operates in society.

Two influential scholars who have explored these topics in depth are Michel Foucault and C. Wright…

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Sacha | Thoughts

Sociologist and writer focused on analysing societal power dynamics and promoting positive social change