Bend In The Branch

The personal opinions of one among many.

Thursday, October 28, 2004

Democracy


democracy
1. Government by the people, exercised either directly or through elected representatives.
2. A political or social unit that has such a government.
3. The common people, considered as the primary source of political power.
4. Majority rule.
5. The principles of social equality and respect for the individual within a community.


http://www.clarendontoday.com/Pages/101404/News/school.html


“ Anything that would divert attention and funds from the public schools is a threat to our democracy,” said John Tindall, superintendent of the District 2 public schools.

As in the case of the superintendent's letter regarding The No Child Left Behind Act of 2001 is this yet another of his misinterpretations?

http://bend-in-the-branch.blogspot.com/2004/08/choice-is-option-after-all.html


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