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Democracy

Democracy

by

Langston Hughes

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Analysis: Steaminess Rating

Exactly how steamy is this poem?

G

Sure, democracy can be sexy with all its talk about enjoying freedom, but that's not the case in Hughes's version of "Democracy." He keeps things free in a plain, non-sexy sense.

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