Sri Lanka and The Power of Elections

We should celebrate Democracy's successes as well as its failures. People like to pretend that their vote doesn't matter. We hear a lot about places like Zimbabwe or Russia where the wrong person wins. We don't hear about elections where the right guy wins. This January's contest between Mahinda Rajapaksa and Maithripala Sirisena was one of them. This video tells the tale.

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