What does democracy mean for me today?

This is a personal essay with a minimum of 6 pages not including the cover page and bibliography. 

THE QUESTION THAT NEEDS TO BE ANSWERED AND YOUR ARGUMENT MUST BE ON

 “WHAT DOES DEMOCRACY MEAN FOR ME TODAY” 

YOU MUST USE THE READINGS OF THE 5 DOCUMENTS ATTACHED TO SUPPORT YOUR POINT OF VIEWS. 

You MUST also include a segment of democracy in Venezuela and their current crisis/situation. 

You MUST have at least a paragraph or two on the failures of democracy and being a minority (Hispanic) means. 

Please include a segment on human rights and democracy. 

PLEASE CITE EACH ATTACHED DOCUMENT AT LEAST ONCE. 

Paper is based out of a US University