Level 0: Indifference
"Politics: What's that? Gimme my beer."
Level 1: Naivete
"For every problem there is an equal and opposite NGO"
"Let's pick monetary policy by referendum"
"My favourite government program is the answer".
Level 2: Cynicism
"Politics is hopeless. Gimme my beer."
Level 3: The Great Man Theory
"If only Baba Hazare were the Commissioner of Police, torture by the police would come to an end".
Level 4: Small steps
"Civil servants should come to work on time"
Level 5: Fundamental reform
"Rewrite laws, redesign organisations, establish accountability".
"Don't clean the streets. Fix the institutions that clean the streets".