Democracy In Action

Democracy on Display

By Lee Gonzales

Published: 2007-06-19 21:23

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The Associated Press reported that "crowds frequently take justice into their own hands in remote parts of Guatemala, where legal authorities are often viewed as ineffective and corrupt."

Follow this link to the original source: "Guatemalan Villagers Hang Woman" ….

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America has also progressed far down the path toward "democracy." Politicians and media pundits repeatedly invoke the word democracy as if it were sacred. Ask any American you run into on the street and most believe (mistakenly) that our nation was founded as a democracy. ….

http://jbs.org/node/4470

 

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