TerryNZ: What was it, about this essay by Dewey, that impressed you?

BTW, realizing that you are not an American, I ask the following question: As one who has numerous cousins in the USA, I ask: To what extent do you think the USA is, presently, a democracy?
G~O~D--Now & ForeverIS:Nature, Nurture & PNEUMA-ture, Thanks to Warren Farr&ME AT www.unitheist.org