Today's American Minute — Montesquieu: 3 Types of Governments & What Makes Them Work? - American Minute with Bill Federer

Montesquieu's 3 Types of Governments: Republics, Monarchs, & Despots who rule through Executive Orders

Montesquieu: 3 Types of Governments & What Makes Them Work? - American Minute with Bill Federer

Montesquieu's 3 Types of Governments: Republics, Monarchs, & Despots who rule through Executive Orders

"Politics" is derived from the Greek word "polis," which means "city."
Politics is the business of the city.
"Citizen" is a Greek word which means "co-ruler."
Where kings and despots have "subjects" who are subjected to their will, democracies and republics have "citizens" who are "co-rulers."
A "popular government" is where the "population" of citizens govern themselves.

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