A type of government by the people; a form of government in which the supreme power is vested in the people and exercised directly by them or by their elected agents under a free electoral system.
Direct and Representative Democracies.
Unites States of America and Canada both have a Democracy government.
- The people get to choose
- Protects people's rights and equality
- When voting, some might take research and expertise.
- gives more emphasis on quantity instead of quality of services.
Quotes on Democracy
"Let us never forget that government is ourselves and not an alien power over us. The ultimate rulers of our democracy are not a President and senators and congressmen and government officials, but the voters of this country." Franklin D. Roosevelt
"The best argument against democracy is a five-minute conversation with the average voter." Winston Churchill