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Definition a system of government in which citizens have power with equal votes
  • The United States has a representative democracy.
democracy = a system of government in which citizens have power with equal votes
  • Canada has a parliamentary democracy.
  • democracy = a system of government in which citizens have power with equal votes
  • She described it as a democracy in name only.
  • democracy = a system of government in which citizens have power with equal votes
  • Now class, say it all together, 'We are a democracy.'
    Harper Lee  --  To Kill a Mockingbird
  • democracy = system of government in which citizens have power with equal votes
  • Colonel Maycomb persevered in his efforts to make the region safe for democracy, but his first campaign was his last.
    Harper Lee  --  To Kill a Mockingbird
  • democracy = a system of government in which citizens have power with equal votes
  • In front of DEMOCRACY, she printed WE ARE A.
    Harper Lee  --  To Kill a Mockingbird
  • democracy = system of government in which citizens have power with equal votes
  • We are a democracy and Germany is a dictatorship.
    Harper Lee  --  To Kill a Mockingbird
  • democracy = system of government in which citizens have power with equal votes
  • She printed DEMOCRACY in large letters.
    Harper Lee  --  To Kill a Mockingbird
  • democracy = a system of government in which citizens have power with equal votes
  • "Democracy," she said.
    Harper Lee  --  To Kill a Mockingbird
  • democracy = a system of government in which citizens have power with equal votes
  • As American occupiers worked to help Japan transition to democracy and independence, the Cold War was beginning.
    Laura Hillenbrand  --  Unbroken
  • The progress from an absolute to a limited monarchy, from a limited monarchy to a democracy, is a progress toward a true respect for the individual.
    Henry David Thoreau  --  Resistance to Civil Government
  • And he had made humble a company that was as close to a monarch as one could get in a country of democracy.
    David Baldacci  --  Wish You Well
  • He had overseen the drafting of a constitution in 1964, which turned Afghanistan into a democracy, offering universal suffrage and emancipating women.
    Greg Mortenson & David Oliver Relin  --  Three Cups of Tea
  • "So you're saying that even if Clarke is innocent, it'd be worth it to let her die in order to keep democracy alive?"
    Kass Morgan  --  The 100
  • Before that, our country believed in freedom and democracy and equality for all.
    Margaret Peterson Haddix  --  Among the Hidden
  • That's the cycle democracy is built on!
    Tennessee Williams  --  The Glass Menagerie
  • The dictatorship of the proletariat or democracy?
    Milan Kundera  --  The Unbearable Lightness of Being
  • The way I see it, England's a democracy, and we in this village have suffered as much as anyone fighting to keep it that way.
    Kazuo Ishiguro  --  The Remains of the Day
  • Frustrated citizens tend to execute kings and queens and make a democracy.
    Lemony Snicket  --  The Wide Window
  • We want democracy to survive for all generations to come, not to become the insolvent phantom of tomorrow.
    Dwight D. Eisenhower  --  Military-Industrial Complex Speech

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