: A daily independent global news hour with Amy Goodman & Juan González
Democracy is not a specific set of institutions but a process that requires dissent.
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Democracy is a process that assumes the majority of people,
over time, given enough accurate information,
the ability to participate in a free and open public debate,
and to vote without intimidation,
reach constructive decisions that benefit the whole of society, and
preserve liberty, protect our freedoms, extend equality,
and thus defend democracy itself.