Elections and democracy

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Elections and democracy

- Do elections promote democracy in the UK?


  • Democracy is about choice; elections provide a choice.
  • There is a freedom of expression, elections enhance democracy by educating and informing the public.
  • Elections are free for all to contest and stand in. All that is required is a deposit, which is returned on a collection of a certain number of votes.
  • Democracy is all about citizens having an equal input and say in choosing representatives.
  • Elections are the best mechanism for democracy, given the impractical…


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