Tuesday, February 23, 2010

I Want You...To Understand the Difference Between a Democracy and a Republic!

I recently found an excellent, understandable address of the topic. Bear in mind that understanding the difference between the two is a fundamental principal upon which many political arguments are based and therefore it is imperative that we understand this difference.
"These two forms of government: Democracy and Republic, are not only dissimilar but antithetical, reflecting the sharp contrast between (a) The Majority Unlimited, in a Democracy, lacking any legal safeguard of the rights of The Individual and The Minority, and (b) The Majority Limited, in a Republic under a written Constitution safeguarding the rights of The Individual and The Minority; as we shall now see..."
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