Why the Right Keeps Saying the U.S. Isn’t a Democracy

Why the Right Keeps Saying the U.S. Isn’t a Democracy
Sue Halpern, The New Yorker October 16, 2020

Why the Right Keeps Saying the U.S. Isn't a Democracy

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Our electoral rights have been debased by those who use the claim that America is a republic, and the libertarianism on which that claim feeds, to justify siphoning power from the electorate.

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