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What are your thoughts on Democracy? Does it work?

  1. BakerRambles profile image87
    BakerRamblesposted 6 years ago

    What are your thoughts on Democracy?  Does it work?

  2. Wesman Todd Shaw profile image98
    Wesman Todd Shawposted 6 years ago

    No.  Democracy DOES NOT work, and I'll tell you why:

    Democracy doesn't work when the public is stupid, or misinformed....just like it is in America.

    The mass media is a cartel with a serious agenda, and a big part of that agenda depends upon Americans being stupid and lied to constantly.

  3. sashas89 profile image68
    sashas89posted 6 years ago

    It doesn't work exactly as we'd wish to, but it is the best option we have as of now.

    It's far better than living in a totalitarian state anyday. I'll take stupidity and corruption over lack of freedom.

  4. feenix profile image60
    feenixposted 6 years ago

    I do not know very much about democracies because I have never lived in one. Now, if the question was about a republic, I would have an answer.

 
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