Democracy

Democracy (Greek: δημοκρατία, dēmokratiā, from dēmos 'people' and kratos 'rule') is a form of government in which the people have the authority to choose their governing legislators. The decisions on who is considered part of the people and how authority is shared among or delegated by the people have changed over time and at different speeds in different countries, but they have included more and more of the inhabitants of all countries. Cornerstones include freedom of assembly and speech, inclusiveness and equality, membership, consent, voting, right to life and minority rights. The notion of democracy has evolved over time considerably, …

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Greens/EFA: The Greens/European Free Alliance · 3 June 2024 English

Summary of the activities carried out by the EFA Group during the 2019-2024 mandate.

social justice, climate justice, rights and democracy, an economy which works for the people, and vibrant reached. EFA strives for linguistic rights. Democracy is at stake all over the world, but also within EFA stands up for democracy. SELF-DETERMINATION Linguistic diversity Democracy Rights of the Peoples In this framework, EFA promoted and supported democracy in the region by being present in different EU islands from despairing ; to the protection of democracy in Mexico, where journalists are killed ; from


NYU: New York University · 22 April 2024 English

Prosecutors widen the aperture on the historic case against former President Trump through a sweeping narrative about election influence that went beyond any single hush-money scheme. The post ‘Election Fraud, …


NYU: New York University · 22 April 2024 English

History shows the Supreme Court can come to a decision soon after oral arguments. It must do so on the question of presidential immunity. The post History Shows the Supreme …


MP-IDSA: Manohar Parrikar Institute for Defence Studies and Analyses · 22 April 2024 English

Second, India sought to reconcile the divergent positions of the two Superpower blocs in the Council.6 Moreover, India proposed the formation of the Neutral Nations Repatriation Commission (NNRC) and later …

processes, and facilitating the transition to democracy in post- conflict countries. In Angola, Indian Agency, June 2009, p.34. 51 Michael J. Green, “Democracy and the Balance of Power in Asia”, American Interest success in disarmament and establishing multi-party democracy showcased the conflict resolution potential of mandate aimed to promote peace, stability, and democracy in Ivory Coast.71 Similarly, the United Nations


22 April 2024 English

The horrific attacks of October 7 have caused incredible tension within communities, sparking a wave of hatred and abuse. Hostility on the streets, racist abuse and empowered extremists now feel …

polls their support for the UK’s non-religious democracy where those who “do not fear God” have the same


RepresentWomen · 22 April 2024 English

Library Blog and OpEd Library Women Experts in Democracy Directory • Get Involved Donate Partner With Women's Power Collaborative Support Legislation • Democracy Solutions Summit 1. Home 2. Resources 3. Blog efforts in creating a fairer and more inclusive democracy. RepresentWomen is dedicated to breaking down of women in politics is vital for building a democracy that truly reflects and serves its diverse population creating a more inclusive and representative democracy where everyone's voice is not only heard but also


More in Common · 21 April 2024 English

For all parties, culture wars offer a way to distract from scrutiny – about their record in the case of the Conservatives, and to deflect scrutiny from their plans for …

and help tackle public cynicism. We come from a democracy where we try to talk about things, we try to negotiate


ActionAid Association (India) · 21 April 2024 English

Definition of Construction Workers The definition of construction workers in the Building and Other Construction Workers Act, 1996 should be amended and expanded in line with supply and value chains …

them about their equal citizenship in a secular democracy. This can be achieved through political statements names must be stopped to uphold the principles of democracy and ensure that women elected to office are empowered


NCAER: National Council of Applied Economic Research · 19 April 2024 English

And I would add that it is not only the biggest election, it is the biggest management event of any kind in the world. [...] We knock on every door …

voters. His latest book- India’s Experiment with Democracy-The Life of a Nation through its Elections—has read a book by Macpherson on democracy, where he talked about digital democracy. For example, do you see


CCEIA: Cyprus Center for Department of European Studies and International Relations · 19 April 2024 English

The Cypriot Factor in the Region The Cyprus question and the ongoing occupation of the northern portion8 has been treated as a peripheral issue, a one-time only provocation by a, …

anuary-25-2024/ 19 Foundation for Defence of Democracy, 10 Things to Know About Hamas and Turkey, November


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