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Synonyms for democracy



Synonyms for democracy

the political orientation of those who favor government by the people or by their elected representatives

a political system in which the supreme power lies in a body of citizens who can elect people to represent them

the doctrine that the numerical majority of an organized group can make decisions binding on the whole group

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Therefore, democratic regimes allow for a variety of leaders with different kinds of skills to come to power.
It is also taken for granted that democratic regimes respect certain individual rights, such as freedom from arbitrary arrest and freedom of speech.
A second is that the path to such an end runs through the institutions of democratic regimes and will only open inasmuch as Latin Americans engage in a profound re-evaluation of politics.
14, 2014) Kinzer argued, in brief, that the United States had encouraged its friends in Afghanistan, Iraq and Libya to establish democratic regimes.
It has become essential for democratic regimes, in a world of globalization, to open up and include all parts of the community in the management of public affairs.
The victory of democratic regimes in the Arab world is the only way that will allow Palestinians to recover their land ", Ghannouchi declared, adding that the former president did not respect the fight and sacrifices of Tunisians and Palestinians in Borj Cedria and Oued Zargua (BejEa) and stressing that "he betrayed the Palestinian cause and worked with zionists ".
We have been asserting that democratic parties were indispensable for democratic regimes.
He also elucidated that in the country, whenever military usurped the democratic regimes, masses as well as politicians of opposition parties welcomed the military, and therefore the incumbents should focus their attention on real problems of the masses.
Talking in a media program here Saturday, he stated that in the past Baloch tribal elders supported and favoured the dictators and dictatorial regime in the country but the dictatorships and democratic regimes never announced any relief for Balochistan.
In democratic regimes, the legislative power cannot replace the executive one.
In the terminology of welfare state social policies, there are three kinds of regimes: liberal welfare regimes, conservative welfare regimes, and social democratic regimes.
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