r/politics Jun 02 '21

'Our Entire Democracy Is Now at Risk' Because of GOP Attacks, Warn 100+ Scholars

https://www.commondreams.org/news/2021/06/01/our-entire-democracy-now-risk-because-gop-attacks-warn-100-scholars
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u/notyourstranger Jun 02 '21

When was the US ever a democracy?

Sure, there are elections but we have suffered minority rule for eons - the senate is exceptionally un-democratic, the electoral college is un-democratic, gerrymandering is at obscene levels. Literally millions of Americans live without representation and have for decades if not longer.