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Lv 7
N asked in Politics & GovernmentPolitics · 1 decade ago

How many people here know that the majority cannot vote on the rights of a minority?

That America is democratic republic, and not a direct democracy?

West Virginia State Board of Education v. Barnette:

http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/West_Virginia_v._Barn...

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  • 1 decade ago
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    Did you just find this out. It is a basic tenet of our government, and thank God that it exists.

  • 1 decade ago

    Does the same apply that the minority can not vote on the rights of the majority?

    Seems that is the way things are going these days.,

  • Anonymous
    1 decade ago

    Okay. So the minority can vote for the majority?

  • ?
    Lv 6
    1 decade ago

    yes. there were a couple of JW kids in school when i was a kid. They didn't have to say the pledge, or sing songs with the word "God" in it

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  • 1 decade ago

    Is this a poll? Yes, we know this. Next?

  • Anonymous
    1 decade ago

    " majority rule " elected BHO and it was the biggest mistake the US ever made

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