Advantages And Disadvantages Of Direct Democracy

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Direct Democracy (Direct Democracy) is a form of political organization and organization of society in which the main decisions are initiated, taken and executed directly by citizens; direct implementation of decisions by the general and local population; direct lawmaking of the people.
In addition to the form for collective adoption and execution of decisions, there is another branch of the manifestations of direct democracy.
Imperare sibi maximum imperium est (Power over self - supreme power) from Seneca. Acceptance, execution and personal responsibility for the results of decisions taken, which do not relate to the sphere of jointly-accepted decisions and are used as a function of private household use.
Immediate (direct) democracy can exist
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The disadvantage of direct democracy is the complexity of its application in large areas (the complexity of the formation of issues, the increase in the timing for the coordination of issues and voting) without the use of computer technology and mobile communications.
2. The ratio of direct democracy and representative
Immediate democracy is distinguished from representative democracy, where the exercise of legislative and control functions is carried out through representative bodies and special institutions elected by the people.
The main features of representative democracy are the transfer of certain functions (full or partial) of lawmaking and control by citizens - representative bodies. Unlike direct democracy, this allows for the most rapid resolution of global strategic issues of a general nature.
The main drawbacks of elected representative democracy in comparison with the direct one are the susceptibility to corruption, the struggle for power and control over financial flows, manipulation of public opinion and frequent violation of Human Rights and Freedoms, with insufficient protection of them in the legislation of
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