Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary
F. démocratie, fr. Gr. dhmokrati`a; dh^mos the people + kratei^n to be strong, to rule, kra`tos strength
Chambers's Twentieth Century Dictionary
O. Fr.,—Gr. dēmokratia—dēmos, the people, and kratein, to rule—kratos, strength.
Democracy in America was a victor, and the republic had been established.
"The Spirit of Lafayette" by James Mott Hallowell
The world must be made safe for democracy.
"In Our First Year of the War" by Woodrow Wilson
There is more or less talk nowadays about Industrial Democracy.
"Working With the Working Woman" by Cornelia Stratton Parker
It is scarcely too much to call Thomas Paine the Rousseau of English democracy.
"William Pitt and the Great War" by John Holland Rose
When, in a republic, the whole people possesses sovereign power, it is a democracy.
"The World's Greatest Books--Volume 14--Philosophy and Economics" by Various
His aristocratic republic had to become a movement of democracy.
"The Jewish State" by Theodor Herzl
Rebellion against a democracy on the part of members of that democracy stands on a widely different footing.
"Freedom In Service" by Fossey John Cobb Hearnshaw
The tyranny of democracy is, as Mill insists, the most formidable, searching, and irresistible of all.
"The Quarterly Review, Volume 162, No. 324, April, 1886" by Various
Thus Claire Boltwood's first voyage into democracy.
"Free Air" by Sinclair Lewis
The absolute monarchy of one age yields to the semi-democracy of the next.
"The New Education" by Scott Nearing
Are these the heroes high and true,
Who, seeing right with honest eyes,
Will risk their all in putting through
Democracy's stern Enterprise?
"To A Politician" by Edward Dyson
Bill's father would never knowingly sit down at table with a Democrat.
Now Bill says democracy must go.
Go on democracy.
Democracy is the shit.
Relativity is the shit.
"The Soul Of Spain" by Ernest Hemingway
Where do you win your secret
Of life untroubled, free, And wise with all the wisdom
Of time's democracy? What do you hear this many a year?—
Whisper the song to me !
"The Sage" by Harriet Monroe
That France hath kissed the mouth of Liberty,
And found it sweeter than his honied bees,
And that the giant wave Democracy
Breaks on the shores where Kings lay crouched at ease.
"Louis Napoleon" by Oscar Wilde
Good statesmanship's acutest scheme,
Philosophy's most perfect dream,
Democracy's pet plan,
Philanthropy's devoted will,
Not all our zeal, nor all our skill
Can heal the wounds of Man!
"A Dozen Ballads About White Slavery. XII. The Liberator" by Martin Farquhar Tupper
(Democracy! while weapons were everywhere aim'd at your breast,
I saw you serenely give birth to immortal children—saw in dreams
your dilating form;
Saw you with spreading mantle covering the world.)
"As I Sat Alone" by Walt Whitman
The tropical Maldives, recently held up as a victory for democracy, has taken a nosedive, says its ousted president.
This shows how effective the gerrymandering process is in favoring one party over another, and how it undermines a fundamental principle of democracy.
A look at the rationales for going to war in Iraq, from WMD and terrorism to democracy in the Middle East.
Claudia Rosett is a journalist-in-residence with the Foundation for Defense of Democracies, and heads its Investigative Reporting Project.
No, this is democracy in action.
Myanmar's Pro-democracy Leader Grasping Opportunities, Taking Risks.
Let people off work with pay to vote and celebrate American democracy.
Recently, one defector group named "Democracy Network Against North Korean Gulags " has published the list of 617 peoples' names in the gulags .
Bregtje van der Haak , Director of DISHING DEMOCRACY.
Hope on Egypt's hair-raising road toward democracy.
Dubious Democracy on the Nile.
Syrian soldiers shout slogans in support of Syrian President Bashar al-Assad as they sit in the back of an army lorry on Aug 10, 2011, as they withdrew from the city of Hama after a 10-day military operation to quell pro-democracy protests.
Benjamin Franklin thought that newspapers are crucial to maintaining a functional democracy.
If we leave Iraq, what happens to the supporters of democracy.
You would think that in a democracy, all you have to do to participate in public policy is find out when people meet and then attend.
Townsend to introduce the notion of “p-brane democracy” .
The M Theory Five-Brane
The model treats the background and the branes on an equal footing, providing a ’brane-target space democracy’.
Chern-Simons Supersymmetric Branes
Notice that the possibility of treating on equal footing all fermion mass matrices is also present in the framework of an extended ﬂavour democracy.
The problem of neutrino masses in extensions of the Standard Model
Introduction The right of individuals to vote for our government representatives is at the heart of the democracy that we enjoy.
Security Considerations for Remote Electronic Voting over the Internet
One of the important properties of this new theoretical framework lies in the similarity of the mathematical language used to describe the fundamental objects of M-theory, bringing for ﬁrst time the possibility of describing string s and D-branes in a uni ﬁed framework, a “democracy of p-branes ” .
String bits and the Myers effect