Too many people think we are a Democracy, we are not a Democracy. Although we do have a small amount of democracy in the form of suffrage (the way we elect our officials) but that's it. All in all, we are a Republic. Democracy would allow 51% of the people to take a right away from 49%. It's mob rule and not a very good thing.

And to the REPUBLIC for which it stands, one nation under GOD, with Liberty and Justice for all. The United States of America is a REPUBLIC NOT a Democracy. It has been this way since the beginning.

A string of metaphors - E. B. White on 'The Meaning of Democracy'

E. B. White on “The Meaning of Democracy”

A string of metaphors - E. White on 'The Meaning of Democracy'

Students READ, SING & LEARN  the meaning of democracy, and develop an appreciation for those who fought for rights and freedoms we enjoy today. *DETAILS & DOWNLOADABLE:  https://www.teacherspayteachers.com/Product/AUSTRALIAN-DEMOCRACY-Curriculum-Karaoke-MP4-Song-Lyrics-Video-3454182

Students READ, SING & LEARN the meaning of democracy, and develop an appreciation for those who fought for rights and freedoms we enjoy today. *DETAILS & DOWNLOADABLE: https://www.teacherspayteachers.com/Product/AUSTRALIAN-DEMOCRACY-Curriculum-Karaoke-MP4-Song-Lyrics-Video-3454182

In Defense of the Civil Rights Act ---  Sorry, Rand, there's no plausible meaning of "democracy" in which democracy gave us Jim Crow.

In Defense of the Civil Rights Act

In Defense of the Civil Rights Act --- Sorry, Rand, there's no plausible meaning of "democracy" in which democracy gave us Jim Crow.

The Berlinale Diaries: Jafar Panahis Taxi, Breathe Umphefumlo and the True Meaning of Democracy

A still from Taxi by Jafar Panahi I'll admit it can take just one film to usually convince me to come to a film festival. In the case of this year's Berlinale, it was Jafar Panahi's Taxi.

It's Quite Simple Really....They Work For Us...Wake Up America!

Democracy- form of government in which power belongs to the people. In a democracy, people vote to elect their leaders.

Tanaka the Red Snail explores the meaning of democracy in the land of clay creatures and cardboard houses. Animation by Alex Kudrytski. More information abou...

Tanaka the Red Snail explores the meaning of democracy in the land of clay creatures and cardboard houses. More information abou.

Anarcho-communism is a theory of anarchism which advocates the abolition of the state, capitalism, wage labour and private property (though some strains retain respect for personal property) and in favor of common ownership of the means of production, direct democracy and a horizontal network of workers' councils with production and consumption based on the guiding principle: "From each according to his ability, to each according to his need"

Anarcho-communism is a theory of anarchism which advocates the abolition of the state, capitalism, wage labour and private property (though some strains retain respect for personal property) and in favor of common ownership of the means of production, direct democracy and a horizontal network of workers' councils with production and consumption based on the guiding principle: "From each according to his ability, to each according to his need"

<p>This clip from <em>Lincoln@Gettsyburg</em> focuses on President Abraham Lincoln's Gettysburg Address, explaining the meaning of the Address line by line. At an especially important time in United States history, and in just 272 words, Lincoln's Address defined the meaning of democracy, providing an ideal for which to strive.  </p>

Clip from Lincoln focuses on President Abraham Lincoln's Gettysburg Address explaining its meaning line by line.

"Change The Thought" print. We love this idea especially in an election year. Perfect for conveying the collective power of democracy. #typography #posters #design

We Are Greater Than Me: Building an Agile Organization

"Change The Thought" print. We love this idea especially in an election year. Perfect for conveying the collective power of democracy. this poster is so inspiring, the colours and the mix of composition works so incredibly well

"There is a cult of ignorance in the United States... nurtured by the false notion that democracy means that 'my ignorance is just as good as your knowledge' ." - Isaac Asimov [1200 x 1600] : QuotesPorn

"There is a cult of ignorance in the United States... nurtured by the false notion that democracy means that 'my ignorance is just as good as your knowledge' ." - Isaac Asimov [1200 x 1600] : QuotesPorn

'AUSTRALIAN DEMOCRACY'  (Upper Primary) is a curriculum-based song that helps students to understand the meaning of democracy and to develop an appreciation for those who fought for rights and freedoms we enjoy today. *DETAILS & DOWNLOADABLE SONG and Lesson Materials: http://www.teachinabox.com.au/iteminfo.aspx?itemid=588#productInfo

Welcome to KEYSTONE CREATIONS ~ Educational Songs: Integrating learning across key curriculum subject areas.

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