Democracy, the gift we celebrate every July 4th

Dorothea Mordan
9 min readAug 5, 2023

Dorothea Mordan’s Good Day Neighbor Column, 6/2023 and 7/2023.

Part 1: Representation

The United States of America is celebrating its birthday soon, a worthy time to reflect on points in history that bring big changes.

Much recorded history exists about the American Revolution and the creation of our Constitution, a covenant between the Colonies to form a Union of States. It is all available to read via any public library, or the internet. The Colonists and the King experienced many…