The U.S. political system is often criticized as being increasingly partisan and divisive and incapable of real change and action. Officials seeking to lead in this system are accused of being blinded by special interests and jaded by life in the bubble of Washington, D.C., or respective state capitols. Enjoy this selection of videos designed to help remind us all of the beauty of democracy.
Congressman John Lewis discusses the power of democracy to bring about change.
Jarreth Merth reminds us that democracy must be organic and come from the people with his insights from documenting the 2008 Ghanaian elections.
Mike Murphy on why politics matters and the role of free elections.