“Un-institutionalized democracy” compared to “institutionalized democracy.”

In other words:

Non-democratic countries where the majority is believed to still be in support of the regime compared to a Democratic nation where the majority is believed to be in complete support of the elected administration.

Did — the majority of — Venezuelans really hate Chavez?

Do — the majority of — Syrians really hate Assad?

Do the — majority of — Chinese despise their Communist-dictatorship?

hate


It’s strange when people you love show their true colours,

And you are caught by surprise by the reality —

That among those who are intended to love you;

few do.