videocracy - definition and synonyms

  1.   From our crowdsourced Open Dictionary
    a society where the power of the image is dominant (rather than the written word, for example)

    [Berslusconi] warped the country's democracy into a strange sort of videocracy, complete with showgirls in parliament and bunga-bunga at home.

    Submitted from United Kingdom on 26/10/2012