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16: A Very Old Government

September 12, 2017 → 74 minutes

Adam and Joe discuss America's system of government. Is it a representative democracy or a republic? Should it be more democratic? Is the electoral college an outdated remnant or a misunderstood treasure? And what's good about parliamentary democracies anyway?

  • Let's Make Conversation, Not War
  • Start the Show
  • Flashback to Democracy
  • The Senatorial Saucer
  • The Anti-Democratic Senate
  • "Small-d democrats"
  • The Electoral College
  • Moonlighting
  • The Ennui of Politics

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