Is America a Democracy? Let’s ask Plato

Athenian leader Cleisthenes who had the idea for Democracy in 507 BC
Protestors against Citizens United
Parents Bringing the Ashes of their Children to protest Exorbitant Insulin Prices

--

--

--

Love podcasts or audiobooks? Learn on the go with our new app.

Recommended from Medium

Conservative Politicians Are Debating Marriage Equality Again And That Should Terrify You

Now Age Minute: You’re Missing

The Tuesday Rant: May 2, 2017

Why a General Strike Might Work

How Chicago Can Make Itself SAFE

FIFTY YEARS AGO, I WAS ARRESTED ON THE STEPS OF THE U.S. CAPITOL

The Electoral College explained

Get the Medium app

A button that says 'Download on the App Store', and if clicked it will lead you to the iOS App store
A button that says 'Get it on, Google Play', and if clicked it will lead you to the Google Play store
Helena Dearnell

Helena Dearnell

More from Medium

The Alphabet of Us (Exceptional)

A painting of the American flag by Janet Clazzy, done in all the LGBTQ Rainbow colors

Ethical Consumption

Home Is Where The Heart Is.. Unless It’s Not

a heart-shaped rock with the words “Home Sweet Home” engraved on it.

Millennials lead the way: America’s decline in religion and the proliferation of modern values