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corruption: I love how passionate developers are about supporting democracy at the local government level! My only quarrel is with dictionaries such as Merriam-Webster, which define corruption strongly around concepts of dishonest or illegal behaviour. I prefer Wikipedia's definition which favours a definition around unethical behaviour. When there's systemic corruption it has often been made legal, and we call bribes 'donations'. https://www.theguardian.com/australia-news/2017/sep/21/queensl

corruption: I love how passionate developers are about supporting democracy at the local government level!

My only quarrel is with dictionaries such as Merriam-Webster, which define corruption strongly around concepts of dishonest or illegal behaviour. I prefer Wikipedia's definition which favours a definition around unethical behaviour.

When there's systemic corruption it has often been made legal, and we call bribes 'donations'.

https://www.theguardian.com/australia-news/2017/sep/21/queensland-mp-calls-for-developer-donations-overhaul-after-gold-coast-council-revelations