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Democracy In America 1 Democracy in America By: Selina Appel Pos/110 Dorothy Logan November 22, 2009
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Democracy In America 2 America has always been a morals-run country, from foreign and domestic policy to everyday customs and traditions. In today's society, groups with specific civic values have a lot of power over our everyday lives - including religious institutions, schools, and other groups. It is important to have an accepted set of behaviors to adhere to, and civic values are extremely important in keeping America a peaceful place that is safe and appropriate for everyone. American democracy means our freedom in America.
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Democracy In America 3 Freedom to do what we wish, choose our own religion, free to travel, and vote for whichever party we choose. We also have the ability to voice our own opinion. Most important thing about democracy is our freedom of speech. We can disagree with the leaders of this country without fear of being locked up or killed. Most importantly, American democracy means allowing people to decide what is good for the country. It means that we have our constitutional rights to own property, grow our own food, believe in God, and have a right to our own beliefs. What is democracy? Democracy has two basic meanings: Procedural Meaning – Free and fair elections. Substantive Meaning – A system of government whereby the people will be affected into the program of government. The concept of "democracy" is contestable. It is understood by many people to mean a form of government in which a significant portion of the governed society has a franchise to elect members of the governing body. Other observers would argue that a "true" democracy is a system of government that embraces a universal adult franchise. While flaws exist in all democratic systems of government, most advocates accept Churchill's dictum that contemporary democracy, as we know it is the least bad of all systems of government. Democracy is the equality of political rights, freedom to choose rather it is religion, free to travel, and vote for whichever party one chooses. The ability to voice an opinion, freedom of speech. To disagree with the leaders of this country without fear of being locked up or killed. Most importantly, American democracy means allowing people to decide what is good for the country. It means that we have our constitutional rights to own property, grow our own food, believe in God, and have a right to our own beliefs. A government is the body within an organization that has the authority to make and enforce rules, laws, and regulations for the people. The fundamental purpose of government is to provide for the public, the safety, and security of the public order. Rather it is for military
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Democracy In America 4 defense, economic security, social security, healthcare, environmental and education for this country, we need to feel safe. The government is supposed to help with these aspects, but some government officials abuse their rights and their power. Individual liberty is equality of all
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