The Wicked Orchard by Sidra Owens

Feb 10, 2018

4 min read

Government Shutdown

Let’s all be honest. Politics sucks. Politics has always sucked. There is nothing good about it, and unfortunately it dominates how everything is run. Everyone loves to scream about the United States being a democracy, but it isn’t. It’s a republic, which is defined as a state in which supreme power is held by the people and their elected representatives, and which has an elected or nominated president rather than a monarch.