Essay on American Electoral Democracy versus Chinese Communism

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One of the former Prime Minister of Great Britain Winston Churchill said : “Democracy is the worst form of government except for all those others that have been tried.” May be he should have seen modern Chinese communism to moderate this passionate rhetoric. If we try to contrast two opposite governmental models like those of the USA and China, we will see that differences between them are not so obvious, as they might seem. American electoral democracy and Chinese communism are different in terms of legitimacy, self-correction and way to power.
First, it is said that bipartisan and multi- party systems have less of a burden to overcome the changing realities, because it can adapt to the needs of the society, while a one-party system is
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One of the former Prime Minister of Great Britain Winston Churchill said : “Democracy is the worst form of government except for all those others that have been tried.” May be he should have seen modern Chinese communism to moderate this passionate rhetoric. If we try to contrast two opposite governmental models like those of the USA and China, we will see that differences between them are not so obvious, as they might seem. American electoral democracy and Chinese communism are different in terms of legitimacy, self-correction and way to power.
First, it is said that bipartisan and multi- party systems have less of a burden to overcome the changing realities, because it can adapt to the needs of the society, while a one-party system is inherently incapable of self-correction. Though the Communist Party of China is the only party in China, it doesn’t lack in changes throughout its history. To show, in 64 years of running the largest country in the world, the range of the policies has been wider than any other country in recent memory, from radical land collectivization to the Great Leap Forward from the Cultural Revolution and Deng Xiaoping's market reform. On the contrary, the USA with its bipartisan system isn’t close enough match to the modern realities as Democrats and Republicans have different interpretations of the constitution, which causes ideological divide in the society. Specifically, the two American Parties has no consensus on the 1st (religion and
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