02Sep A Year of the People?

Chris McDonnell writing in the Catholic Times suggests that one of the fruits of a 'Year of the People' would be to 'offer a forum for an exchange between the once silent majority and the decision making minority.' It 'would give us the framework for open discussion in an honest and sincere manner. '
Is there an appetite for such a year?

02Sep 02 September. Saturday, Week 21

1st Reading: 1 Thessalonians 4:9-11

To live lovingly and responsibly

Now concerning love of the brothers and sisters, you do not need to have anyone write to you, for you yourselves have been taught by God to love one another; … Read the rest