How The United States Is Not A Democracy

It’s all in the name. It’s called the United States of America, not the united people, or the people’s republic. America is a literal union of states. It’s a democracy as much as the European Union is. It’s not. Just put down the propaganda pipe for a minute and look.

Indrajit Samarajiva is a writer living in Colombo, Sri Lanka. Sign up for my newsletter at www.indi.ca, and you can reach me at indi@indi.ca.

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