Democracy and the Need for a Voter Certification Test

Posted On Oct 3 2016 by

I think the right to vote should be contingent upon passing a test to receive a “voter certification”. Just like we pass a test to receive a driver’s license. I understand it is a basic citizenship right in all the modern democracies, but I think it was not the right thing to do to allow anyone to vote. Democracy is not something new. It existed in the Ancient Greek for a while, and then it disappeared from the face of the earth for thousands of years, reappearing again in the last century or two. Even in those days the flaw …