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Citizen assemblies and the challenges of democratic equality

Citizen assemblies and the challenges of democratic equality

There are a wide range of ways to create decision-making bodies in democratic societies. Elections are one of the most common, with individuals stepping forward and seeking public support. If elected by their fellow citizens, they then take action on their behalf. This is known as┬árepresentative democracy. An alternative form is┬ádirect democracy, which involves all […] … learn more→