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Struggle For Exclusion

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Shklar, previously the John Cowles Professor of Government at Harvard University, draws attention to the way democracy and citizenship, specifically in the context of the United States, has often left the struggle for inclusion in citizenship up to minorities. She continues to show that this struggle for inclusion has left some social stigma against minorities, including Blacks and women, whose citizenship significance was based on their struggle for their right to vote. This exclusionary historical context sheds light on my third point of analysis of this paper which is the role of failed institutions in providing adequate political rights for a population but falls short of providing any policy recommendations to improve representation in
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