Stop Saying “We’re a Republic, Not a Democracy”

You sound like an idiot

Photo by Jeremy Bezanger on Unsplash

For someone with a background in law and political science, there are few things more frustrating than trying to have a conversation about all the anti-democratic features of our political and legal system, only to be told “well, we’re a republic, not a democracy.”

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Dustin Arand

Dustin Arand

Lawyer turned stay-at-home dad. I write about philosophy, culture, and law. Author of the book “Truth Evolves”. Top writer in History, Culture, and Politics.