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Old May 5 2012, 04:51 PM   #12
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Re: Age of Majority / Voting Age in the Federation

BillJ wrote: View Post
Just because Kirk called it democracy doesn't necessarily mean he's referring to American democracy...

http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Soviet_democracy
I think we can safely rule out the idea that the Federation just calls itself a democrac for propaganda purposes the way the Soviet Union did, or the way states like the Syrian Arab Republic or Democratic People's Republic of Korea currently do.
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