How Democratic is the USA?

  The United States of America is a Federal Presidential Constitutional Republic which consists of fifty states. Nowadays, how democratic the United States is, remains a highly controversial topic. America's form President Abraham Lincoln once said that “Democracy is the rule of the people, by the people, for the people.” The word of suggests that …

Privacy is only good because people aren’t good. In a perfect world, we would not need privacy.

Privacy is one of the most contentious issues in civil society, as governments try and expand national mass surveillance programs in order to prevent future terrorist attacks. However, there is a lot of opposition to such expansions, as civil rights activists argue that it will inevitably lead to an Orwellian dictatorship where the government has …