Face to Face with NDP Leader Jagmeet Singh

MY NAME IS DEENA BARAKAT. SUNNY RAJWAN. LAUREN TINTODI. FARHEEN LAKHANI. DAVID ASPINALL. I AM UNDECIDED.>>I DON’T KNOW WHO TO VOTE FOR.>>WHAT DO I CARE ABOUT? COST OF LIVING.>>THE MOST IMPORTANT ISSUE IS OUR PLACE ON THE GLOBAL STAGE. I’M UPSET WITH THE WAY THAT DIGITAL COMPANIES OPERATE AND BEHAVE Continue Reading

The Trouble with the Electoral College

In a fair democracy everyone’s vote should count equally, but the method that the United States uses to elect its president, called the electoral college, violates this principle by making sure that some people’s votes are more equal than others. The Electoral College is, essentially, the 538 votes that determine Continue Reading

Unions Destroy Democracy | Dr. Steven J. Allen

How many of the people in labor unions ever actually voted to join a labor union? You’d be surprised. This issue was raised recently by a fellow named Terry Bowman. Bowman has worked as an hourly employee for Ford Motor Company in Dearborn, Michigan for 20 years. Working for Ford Continue Reading

Robert Reich: 10 Steps to Save American Democracy

The midterm elections saw massive turnout, but also massive failures of our democracy. As Big Money floods our political system and some in power are intent on making it harder for certain people to vote, we need a movement to save our democracy. Here are 10 steps. Number 1: Make Continue Reading

Defending democracy – A joint project with AEI and CAP | VIEWPOINT

Danielle: The right thing to do is to listen, and to understand, and to have respect for those with whom we disagree. Hi, I’m Danielle Pletka. I’m a senior vice-president for foreign and defense policy studies. And I’m really happy to be sitting here with Vikram Singh, who is a Continue Reading

Democracy is dead – Truthloader

Right, so before we start properly, I just want to issue a little disclaimer. This video might be misinterpreted as being anti-US or anti-business but it’s not, the reason that chosen to focus on the US is because the figures are much more readily available, which is actually a good Continue Reading

Voter|RX® – prescription strength voting for a healthy democracy (2-minute spot)

Are you feeling tired?? Irritable??? Stressed out about government and the state of democracy??? Well… You might consider Voting. Hi, I’m an actual doctor. From the people that brought you Adulting™ comes Prescription Strength VOTER|RX®, known in its generic form as “Voting.” Voting is shown to relieve the painful symptoms Continue Reading

Does Democracy Work? – The People Speak

democracy is a pretty simple thing right but it has its flaws only the majority gets hurt corporate interests might have a little too much power when you are trying to do the right thing and no one stops you that it’s called democracy was it the only thing what Continue Reading

Democracy, Voting and the Illusion of Choice

With regard to democracy, Sir Winston Churchill, former Prime Minister of the United Kingdom once famously said: “Many forms of Government have been tried, and will be tried in this world of sin and woe. No one pretends that democracy is perfect or all-wise. Indeed it has been said that Continue Reading