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Sunday Thoughts: Voter Apathy, Life Apathy – Laodicean?

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One of the greatest threats to democracy is voter apathy. A voter who is a citizen of a country is the fuel and engine of democracy. In political science, voter apathy is perceived apathy (lack of caring) among voters in the elections of representative democracies. Voter apathy or lack of interest is often cited as a cause of low turnout among eligible voters in jurisdictions where voting is optional and the donkey vote where voting is compulsory. Voter fatigue describes a possible cause of voter apathy: elections that are held too frequently. Political alienation may be confused with voter apathy. Sometimes, alienated voters do care about an election, but feel estranged or disaffected from the system or somehow left out of