India’s Shame, and the World’s

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“A democracy is supposed to have the advantage of affording people of any social class, gender, or religious or ethnic group the opportunity to advance. In contrast with authoritarian political orders, democracies should be superior in their openness to change, to everyone’s participation in politics, and to equality before the law. In a word, democracies are based on the politics of hope and the virtues of transparency. Or so the theory goes.”

Author: Mel Gurtov
Published in: The Portland Alliance
Las Vegas Informer
The Sierra County Prospect
Mel Gurtov Blog
Dystopia Earth
The Gilmer Free Press
The Free Weekly
Cullman Sense
Date: April 23,24,27,28,30,2015

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