Democracy in America Short Response
Only short response. PART I: Democracy in America Answer the following based on your own specific ideas. (10 points each) 1. You were asked to read “The Whole of ‘Liberal Democracy’ Is In Grave Danger At This Moment,” Thomas Edsall. NY Times. Explain Edsalls argument. If you agree come up with one solution to begin to change our system in order to save democracy. If you disagree, explain your disagreement and what we can do to keep the system as is. 2. You were asked to read “Trump’s Occupation of American Cities Has Begun,” Michelle Goldberg. NY Times, 7/21/20. What do you think the Framers of the U.S Constitution would be thinking as President Trump continues to disperse federal forces throughout cities in the U.S.? Do you agree with his tactic to lower violence in cities across America? Why? Why not? 3. As the 2020 elections approach, describe what you think is the number one issue that President Trump and Vice President Biden should debate with each other about to clarify their positions for you? 4. You were asked to read “John Lewis Will Always Be With Us,” Colbert King. The Washington Post, 7/20/20. Describe the Colberts argument then come up with a specific idea of what we can do to instrumentalize the equality that Lewis fought for until the day he died.