The North American
country of the United States of America is in the brink of a Presidential
Election. This year, there will be a tough fight between Democrats and Republicans,
as usual. Joe Biden is the candidate of Democrats, and Donald Trump, who is the
incumbent President, is the candidate of Republicans.
The campaign session
of the election has already begun. So far, the country has seen several campaign
programs. Unlike the previous elections, this time, the digital platforms carry
more relevance than usual.
Sadly, what is bothered
less is the amount of money invested in this entire process of campaign.
The US is a wealthy
nation. It is one of the most powerful country in the world – in terms of its
It is important not to
forget that not only elites but also poor people have the right to contest in
elections and occupy constitutional positions.
It is high to rationally
introspect the matter.
Can anyone deny the fact that it was the element of money that foiled Bernie Sanders effort to emerge as the candidate of Democrats? Can anyone contest the reality that it was the said element which helped Mr. Trump majorly in his bid to emerge as the candidate of Republicans in the 2016 Presidential Election – in which he successfully defeated powerful Democratic candidate Hilary Clinton.
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