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political scientists often describe the US as a unique nation, different from every other, marked by a distinct set of ideas, such as quality, self-rule, and limited govt.
the idea that individuals, not the society, are responsible for their own well-being
process in which citizens propose new laws or amendments to the state constitution
free to pursue your own goals
making sure everyone has the basics to pursue their own goals
influence of citizens towards politics
everyone is given the same political rights and opportunities.
citizens vote directly on an issue
ppl ctrl the gov.
countries only worrying about the community and caring for them