The Ugly History of the United States Senate — Market Mad House
The United States Senate has a long-history of racism, elitism, corruption, voter suppression, and undemocratic practices.
Conversely, many Americans view the Senate as a bastion of democracy, American values, and civility. For instance, there is the Senate’s reputation as “the World’s Greatest Deliberative Body.”
So how did Americans come to view the U.S. Senate as a fundamental institution of democracy and a champion of liberty? The answer is generations of propaganda disguised as history and…