Tag: democracy

Trump talk of ending constitutional rules draws sharp rebukes

Donald Trump’s suggestion that the United States disregard rules and regulations including “those found in the Constitution” drew scathing rebukes this weekend from politicians of both parties, with a top Democrat calling it “a danger to our democracy.”

Biden slams Trump ‘extremist’ assault on democracy

US President Joe Biden took fierce aim Thursday at Donald Trump and his “extremist” supporters, labeling them enemies of American democracy in a prime-time address that sought to fire up voters ahead of key midterm elections.

Voice in the Wilderness

The free market of ideas is one of the foundations of a true democracy. There is, after all, no monopoly of rationality or, for that matter, foolishness.