Democracy in America - Alexis de Tocquerville - A Short Summary & Review


A short summary of the book Democracy in America:

Everything you have ever wanted to know about the US government but were afraid to ask.
The book also contains a lot of information you never thought of asking.

My favorite Alexis de Tocqueville quote from the book:

"Nothing is more wonderful than the art of being free, but nothing is harder to learn how to use than freedom."

Questions to ponder while reading Democracy in America:

Do you understand your representation?

Do you understand your rights and responsibilities?

My review of the book:

An in-depth look at the inner workings of our government.

It is incredibly detailed.

One of the most necessary books for every American (yes, I know it was written by a Frenchman)


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