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The American Republic’s Democratic Foundations

St. Louis Post-Dispatch, April 9, 2018

A news item so exciting it gets its own post, Kinder Institute Director Justin Dyer and Kinder Institute Associate Professor of Constitutional Democracy Adam Seagrave took to the St. Louis Post-Dispatch recently to address the sometimes contested distinction between calling the United States a democracy vs. calling the nation a republic. Read the full text of their guest column, “The American Republic Rests on a Democratic Foundation,” here.