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Democracy The word comes from the Latin words demos meaning the people and kratein meaning to rule In true democracy the people rule the country in any form of government they choose to establish Of course not everyone always agrees on everything so a vote will decide with majority ruling Everyone gets a say but not everyone always gets what they want all the time Anarchist response Everyone gets a say and everybody should get what he or she wants It doesnt matter if other people want something else people should get what they want If we let the majority rule well get a whole bunch of power-hungry politicians taking advantage of the mostly nave general population They will say whatever the public wants to hear to get their votes and take their power Then of course they will not follow through on their promises They will have the power and the only way for the people to get it back is to wait for another election or to have a revolution This will get us nowhere because we will end up back where we started People have to have actual power not just the illusion of control Communist response Ok people dont ever get what they want No matter who it is there will always be something they want but can not have People should however always get what they need Who has the power isnt as important as what people get As for the voting part there are much more productive things for people to do than to vote Most votes will only affect certain people and many people could care less or know less about many things Its best to leave the power in more capable hands and let people live their lives without having to worry about politics The point is not to live in a society where people can waste their time arguing about the country The point
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