Yes, The System Is Broken. Yes, You Should Still Vote

If you’re anything like me, you’re disheartened with the condition of our democracy (republic). The election of Donald Trump was a catalyst for my realization about the state of our political system, but the attempts to erode democracy in the United States are nothing new. Over time, we have come to see the state of our political system as normal, and even accepted the compromised state of our…