Is democracy a failed system?Specially in states where majority of people r uneducated, poor losers?
Democracy isn't a failed system just because the person one voted for didn't win. Every state has cities, towns, and county elections throughout the state. Most key elections are local.
In order for democracy to fail it would mean people no longer wanted to hold elections or vote for their government officials.
by ptosis 6 years ago
"A constitutional amendment, which requires a two-thirds vote in both houses of Congress (or a Convention under Article V of the Constitution) and ratification in three-fourths of all fifty states, would be required." - https://petitions.whitehouse.gov/petiti … e/GZQtFSPVCheck out...
by Kathryn L Hill 2 years ago
Democrats expect people to pull together to help one another in a collective way. They do not realize this system removes a certain amount of individual freedom through raising taxes. Republicans want to empower the individual by keeping taxes low. They believe individuals, (through the self-effort...
by Michele Travis 6 years ago
Why does the United States have an Electoral College?Every 4 years, Americans vote for a president. After the people's votes are counted, one candidate is the winner in each state. Then that candidate wins all the state's 'electors'. The electors from each of the 50 states are counted up like...
by James Packard 3 years ago
Should voting be mandatory in the U.S.?President Obama said Wednesday mandatory voting would be "transformative", referencing a potential change in how money is spent in campaigns. There might be less vying to get certain groups to come to the polls, but more to get certain groups to...
by Marcy Goodfleisch 2 years ago
Is the Electoral College obsolete in American elections?The popular votes and the electoral votes in the 2016 election differed. What do you think should happen to the electoral college?
by yellowstone8750 6 years ago
This country is supposed to allow dissent, but it seems the Right always says "love it or leave it.'" What does this show? Those of you that are conservatives, and use this phrase, is it not a little closed minded? I am told this all the time on the Hub Pages because I am a member...
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