How to Become a Dictator

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Definiendo la Democracia: Carta de Derechos

Las primeras diez enmiendas a la Constitución de los Estados Unidos incluyen la libertad de expresión, de la prensa y de religión; el derecho a portar armas, la protección contra registros e incautaciones irrazonables, el derecho a un proceso debido y el derecho a un abogado, entre otros. En los Estados Unidos, tenemos que trabajar […]

Defining Democracy: Marketplace of Ideas

In his classic On Liberty, John Stuart Mill warned: “The peculiar evil of silencing the expression of an opinion is, that it is robbing the human race… If the opinion is right, they are deprived of the opportunity of exchanging error for truth: if wrong, they lose the clearer perception of truth, produced by its […]

Defining Democracy: Equal Protection

“This guarantee… is that all citizens shall be forever equal, subject to like penalties for like crimes … It is to secure to the citizens of each State all the privileges and immunities of citizens of the United States.” John Bingham’s words, written upon the passage of the Fourteenth Amendment of the US Constitution in […]

Defining Democracy: Bill of Rights

In America, we have to work to achieve our goals. This is the basic rule taught to us in our country – and in a good many places besides. Sometimes, just sometimes, however, because of the sacrifices of those who came before us, merely by being alive, we are entitled to certain rights. A right […]