Disappointing Democracy

Is Democracy all it’s cracked up to be?

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Socrates

Alexis de Tocqueville

1. Democracy breeds materialism

2. Democracy breeds envy and shame

3. The tyranny of the majority

5. Democracy undermines freedom of mind

So, should we scrap democracy?

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