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Why We Are a Republic, Not a Democracy

Is it ignorance of or contempt for our Constitution that fuels the movement to abolish the Electoral College?

Walter Williams, The Daily Signal / Intellectual Takeout If you like reading this article, consider joining the crew of all reader-supported Evergreene Digest by contributing the equivalent of a cafe latte a month--using the donation button above—so we can bring you more just like it.

January 19, 2018 | Hillary Clinton blamed the Electoral College for her stunning defeat in the 2016 presidential election in her latest memoirs, “What Happened.”

Some have claimed that the Electoral College is one of the most dangerous institutions in American politics. Walter Williams is a professor of economics at George Mason University.

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