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democratic

1. of, characterized by, derived from, or relating to the principles of democracy
2. upholding or favouring democracy or the interests of the common people
3. popular with or for the benefit of all
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With the destruction of Hearst and the Democratic Party, there were only two paths for his following to take.
Then, in order that we may see clearly what we are doing, let us imagine democracy to be divided, as indeed it is, into three classes; for in the first place freedom creates rather more drones in the democratic than there were in the oligarchical State.
We may be wise in asserting the advantage in modern times of the democratic form, but to other states of society, in which religion consecrated the monarchical, that and not this was expedient.
Citizens of feudal states are alarmed at our democratic institutions lapsing into anarchy, and the older and more cautious among ourselves are learning from Europeans to look with some terror at our turbulent freedom.
If Republicans collectively conclude first, that Senator Hillary Rodham Clinton will be the Democratic presidential nominee, and second, that only McCain can beat her, he will be the GOP standard-bearer.
The Borough President of Manhattan, that is New York County, though an elected official, was not as powerful as the Chief of Tammany Hall, the Democratic Organization of New York County.
As the keystone of his argument with John Rawls, Stanley Cavell offers the closing scene of Ibsen's A Doll's House as one image of a democratic moment.
In European history states usually got stronger before they got more democratic.
Finally, and perhaps most importantly, Indonesia is a key player in the dominant ideological struggle of our time: the competition between democratic modernization and the rise of extremist Islam.
Reflecting on the persistent media interest in his donations to Democratic organizations like ACT, and the resultant Republican ire he generated, George Soros quipped, "I think I may have ended up raising more money for the Republicans" (The Christian Science Monitor, Aug.
Founded by Andrew Jackson, the Democratic Party continued the Democratic-Republicans' belief in states rights and limited government.
Nine candidates are preparing campaigns to win the Democratic presidential nomination and challenge President George W.

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