American Democracy Archives

The Putin Effect – Even More Lost Faith in American Democracy

July 24, 2018

As if things weren't bad enough already.

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America’s Biggest Problem Isn’t Trump: It’s Trumpism – And That Can’t Be Impeached.

June 24, 2018

America will outlast and survive Donald Trump. But then what?

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9 Radical Reforms We Need To Unleash The Voters And Save American Democracy

November 5, 2016

America Needs New Ways To Unleash Voters And Save Our Democracy America’s Constitutional democracy is a mess. We have an empty Supreme Court seat after 9 months of obstruction, and Senators hinting that the stonewalling could continue indefinitely. We have a House…

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Philadelphia Ups Stakes With $10,000 Lottery Prize On Election Day

October 28, 2015

Combating low voter turnout, Philadelphia follows California with $10,000 lottery prize for one voter during Nov. 3 mayoral election. ‘Desperate times call for desperate measures,’ is how the on-line Philadelphia Citizen publication described a new ploy to draw Philadelphia voters…

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