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Is Democracy Falling Out of Popularity With White Americans?

Are we moving in the wrong direction? Let’s unpack this.

Statue of Liberty in 1905 | Universal Historical Archives | Getty Images

One of the most iconic American symbols, the Statue of Liberty, was a gift from France. So, why did the French give America a statue in the likeness of the Roman goddess Libertas in 1885? French artist and…