Citizenship Key Words

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Suffrage
Suffrage is the right to vote!
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Multicultural
Multicultural is something made up of many diferent cultures
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Democracy
Democracy is rule by the people
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Devolution
Devolution is the passing of powers from the central government to regional govenments.
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Community Cohesion
When a whole of society works together for a common cause and a better understanding between communities.
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Discrimination
Discrimination is someone treating certain people unfairly because of their prejudices.
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Stereotype
Stereotype is a commonly held belief about a group of people.
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Prejudice
Prejudice is thinking badly of other people without good reason
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Free Press
Free press is when information is uncensored and people can express their opinions without interference from the government
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Libel
Lies in print media
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Slander
lies in broadcast media
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Civil Law
Civil laws solve disputes which may be between individuals, businesses or organisations.
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Criminal Law
Criminal law attempt to maintain law and order to protect citizens.
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Contract
A contract is an agreement between two people, they both promise to do something.
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Referral Order
When you have to meet the panel to agree how you could put right any harm you've done
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Free Press
Information is uncensored and people can express their opinions without interference from the government
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