Colby Devitt wrote this article for YES! Magazine. Colby is a writer and founder of Devitt + Perlman, a social media marketing company creating social media to generate passion and action. Follow her on Twitter @colbydevitt.
If the Founding Fathers saw what the United States has become, they would be devastated. Poverty, income inequality, suppression of speaking ones mind, crime, war, and oligarch like behaviors all make up this new U.S. It is far from being the democracy it was created as.