Does the United States meet the ideals of a liberal democracy? In your paper, argue for the claim that the U.S. does or does not meet the ideals of a liberal democracy.Explain democracy. Explain liberalism. Since there are many strands of liberalism, it is best to (merely) explain the “old” and the “new” forms of liberalism. Explain why the United States does or does not meet the standards of liberal democracy as you have explained.