A government that is run by the people is called a democracy. Sadly, in some countries people do not get to express their opinion on government. In a democratic country every person’s rights are preserved, citizens get to participate in politics, the government leaders are elected, and there are laws. Democracy makes a country your country. Therefore, it is important to preserve it.
Freedom House is an organization renowned for its annual reports about issues related to democracy, political rights and civil liberties. Organization researches democracy of every country in the world. Freedom House’s purpose is to achieve freedom and democracy. The organization was founded in 1941, and is funded by the government of the US.