One of India’s arguments in wanting to be a member of the Security Council in the UN is that it is the Largest Democracy.
Very few nations have succeeded as Democracies. Democracy is easier to Attain than to Maintain. Democracy is Not for the Lazy or the Apathetic.
A graphic I saw today in Facebook, to which I have added some comments, brings out the situation well.
And on Such depends Our Democracy, and Your Fate and Mine.