On this date in 1776, rebellious colonials launched the first modern democracy, an experiment in government controlled by the people themselves. America succeeded so well that virtually the entire world later adopted democracy with its guarantee of personal rights.
Which of the following statements about the author's beliefs is false?
|Democracy is the most noble form of government|
|America is the first modern democracy|
|Democracy guarantees personal rights|
|Virtually the entire world has adopted democracy|