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Democracy in America

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De La Démocratie en Amérique is a classic French text by Alexis de Tocqueville. Its title translates as On Democracy in America, but English translations are ...

What Is a Democracy? [ushistory.org]

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Nowhere is the word "democracy" mentioned in the Declaration of ... In its place, the American Founders put "indirect" or "representative" democracy. In this ...

What's Happening to American Democracy? - Al Jazeera English

www.aljazeera.com/programmes/peopleandpower/2016/03/happening-american-democracy-160323094609454.html

Mar 23, 2016 ... We investigate how the erosion of democracy in the US is being revealed by the 2016 presidential campaign.

Democracy - US Department of State

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Supporting democracy not only promotes such fundamental American values as religious freedom and worker rights, but also helps create a more secure, stable ...

Crisis in American Democracy - AlbertMohler.com

www.albertmohler.com/2016/05/05/crisis-in-american-democracy/

May 5, 2016 ... To put all of this in historical perspective, the Framers of the American experiment understood that a representative democracy built on the ...

Majoritarianism Can Destroy American Democracy | US News Opinion

www.usnews.com/opinion/articles/2016-08-09/majoritarianism-can-destroy-american-democracy

Aug 9, 2016 ... The success of a democracy isn't assured by a free election and the empowerment of the majority, but by the principle of equal justice, the ...

American Democracy Betrayed by Elizabeth Drew | The New York ...

www.nybooks.com/articles/2016/08/18/american-democracy-betrayed/

Aug 18, 2016 ... Republican Speaker of the House John Boehner with Democrat Nancy Pelosi, the House minority leader, as he passed the speakership to ...

Democracy in America | The Economist

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A RULING last week at the Fourth Circuit Court of Appeals is a reminder that church and state are far from separate in America. The First Amendment's ...

AASCU's American Democracy Project

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Preparing the next generation of informed, engaged citizens for our democracy.

American Democracy Legal Fund

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The American Democracy Legal Fund has filed two complaints with the Federal Election Commission against Donald Trump and his campaign for violating the ...

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American Democracy Project: About Us

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The American Democracy Project (ADP) is a multi-campus initiative focused on public higher education's role in preparing the next generation of informed, ...

Can the States Save American Democracy? - The New York Times

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Aug 20, 2016 ... WASHINGTON — In this tumultuous election year, little attention has focused on the groundswell of support for political reform across ...

Why Is American Democracy So Broken, and Can It Be Fixed? | The ...

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Jun 9, 2016 ... The 1 percent never took over American politics. ... In a democracy—that is, a country run by the people—why would the majority not simply ...