Columns of Democracy (Paperback)

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Columns of Democracy (Paperback)

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Democracies are under attack in many countries including our own. Wannabe dictators feel threatened by democracies' existence. Their destructive efforts are abetted by democracies' citizen apathy. This book examines the institutions, the "columns" that support democracy. They include such institutions as independent media, K-12 and higher education, respected, independent judges, accessible voting systems, and public libraries. These institutions support both an active citizenry and meaningful checks on executives' abuses. This book calls Americans to action - with suggestions. It also contains the author's "columns" - an example of citizen use of the column of democracy called media.
Product Details ISBN: 9781387911295
ISBN-10: 1387911295
Publisher: Lulu.com
Publication Date: June 28th, 2018
Pages: 230
Language: English