Universal Voting Franchise Still Troubles Some

http://www.nationalmemo.com/universal-voting-franchise-still-troubles-some/

The universal franchise is a radical idea — and a relatively new one in human history. The proposition that each man or woman is given equal footing at the ballot box, whether rich or poor, brilliant or simple, black, white or brown, broke with a sturdy convention in human affairs: that the rich and powerful should rule or, at the very least, choose the rulers. The post Universal Voting Franchise Still Troubles Some appeared first on The National Memo.

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