Tag Archives: serp-representative–democracy

  1. “Democracy” vs. “Republic”: Is There A Difference?

    You probably hear countries like the United States or France referred to as democracies. At the same time, you probably also hear both of these countries called republics. Is that possible? Are democracies and republics the same thing or different? We don’t blame you for confusing these two terms. With a major and heated US election underway, it’s the perfect time for some Government 101. …