"The price of apathy towards public affairs is to be ruled by evil men" -Plato

"The price of apathy towards public affairs is to be ruled by evil men" -Plato

We are a DEMOCRACY! Hi Dan, this doesn't sound like the words of a "gay, mosleme fraud," [spelling mistake is Dan's]. Sounds like the wonderful words of a great man.

We are a DEMOCRACY! Hi Dan, this doesn't sound like the words of a "gay, mosleme fraud," [spelling mistake is Dan's]. Sounds like the wonderful words of a great man.

“This unfortunate race, whom we had been taking so much pains to save and to civilize, have by their unexpected desertion and ferocious barbarities justified extermination and now await our decision on their fate.” - Thomas Jefferson  The only good thing that man ever did was die and rot into the ground.

“This unfortunate race, whom we had been taking so much pains to save and to civilize, have by their unexpected desertion and ferocious barbarities justified extermination and now await our decision on their fate.” - Thomas Jefferson The only good thing that man ever did was die and rot into the ground.

Today's #quote comes from Franklin D. Roosevelt's Message for American Education Week. You can read the entire speech here: http://www.presidency.ucsb.edu/ws/?pid=15545 #democracy #education

Today's #quote comes from Franklin D. Roosevelt's Message for American Education Week. You can read the entire speech here: http://www.presidency.ucsb.edu/ws/?pid=15545 #democracy #education

"The liberty of a democracy is not safe if the people tolerate the growth of private power to a point where it comes stronger than their democratic state itself. That in its essence, is fascism - ownership of government by an individual, by a group." - FDR

"The liberty of a democracy is not safe if the people tolerate the growth of private power to a point where it comes stronger than their democratic state itself. That in its essence, is fascism - ownership of government by an individual, by a group." - FDR

Volunteering is the ultimate exercise in democracy. You vote in elections once a year, but when you volunteer, you vote every day about the kind of community you want to live in.

Volunteering is the ultimate exercise in democracy. You vote in elections once a year, but when you volunteer, you vote every day about the kind of community you want to live in.

"Democracy depends on a free and independent press, which is why all tyrants try to squelch it," Reich recently wrote. "They use seven techniques that, worryingly, President-elect Donald Trump already employs." We speak to Reich, who discusses how Trump uses seven techniques to control the media.

"Democracy depends on a free and independent press, which is why all tyrants try to squelch it," Reich recently wrote. "They use seven techniques that, worryingly, President-elect Donald Trump already employs." We speak to Reich, who discusses how Trump uses seven techniques to control the media.

It's time to unite & rise up against illusions of democracy, we are Americans, we shall not settle for any pretense. We must end oligarchy & empower ourselves. It is time to realize, we are the ones we've been waiting for. #TheTimeIsNow

It's time to unite & rise up against illusions of democracy, we are Americans, we shall not settle for any pretense. We must end oligarchy & empower ourselves. It is time to realize, we are the ones we've been waiting for. #TheTimeIsNow

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