Yoni Appelbaum: Americans Aren’t Practicing Democracy - The Atlantic


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The Heads of State Editor’s Note: This article is part of a series that attempts to answer the question: Is democracy dying? Democracy is a most unnatural act.…
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The Heads of State Editor’s Note: This article is part of a series that attempts to answer the question: Is democracy dying? Democracy is a most unnatural act.…
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The Heads of State Editor’s Note: This article is part of a series that attempts to answer the question: Is democracy dying? Democracy is a most unnatural act.…
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As participation in civic life has dwindled, so has public faith in the country’s system of government. Democracy is a most unnatural act. People have no innate democratic instinct; we are not born yearning to set aside our own desires in favor of the majority’s. via Pocket
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“To stop the rot afflicting American government, Americans are going to have to get back in the habit of democracy.” https://t.co/ikk1dvmT2m Talking about this in school? #newcurriculum pic.twitter.com/3ZVf9Ta9gq

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Something's gone terribly wrong with American democracy. Maybe it's the decline of what used to make it distinctively vibrant.

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