A republic (from Latin: res publica) is a sovereign state or country which is
organised with a ... Republics were not equated with classical democracies such
as Athens, but had a democratic aspect. ...
The United States is, indeed, a republic, not a democracy. Accurately defined, a
democracy is a form of government in which the people decide policy matters ...
Jan 6, 2015 ... A Democracy provides every legal citizen of a certain ag. ... ruled in favor of
Citizens United, the United States became a country where money ...
Is the United States a democracy or a republic? Unfortunately, the answer is
politically and definitively confusing. Our form of government is both a democracy
Aug 12, 2014 ... Every one in the world knows that the government of the United States is a
democracy, and that the United States stands for promoting ...
Nowhere is the word "democracy" mentioned in the Declaration of Independence
or the ... Democracies did not originate with the founding of the United States.
Supporting democracy not only promotes such fundamental American values as
religious freedom and ... With these goals in mind, the United States seeks to:.
Sep 18, 2013 ... Today, we celebrate the 226th anniversary of the signing of the United States
Constitution. On this day, it is imperative that we reflect on the ...
These two forms of government: Democracy and Republic, are not only dissimilar
... This was what The Framers of the United States Constitution meant in 1787, ...
May 19, 2015 ... In the United States, most citizens are taught from elementary school on up that
the American form of government – democracy – is the best, ...