Direct Democracy: The Problems With Representative Democracy

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Direct democracy is a form of democracy in which the people decide policy initiatives directly, according to the wikipedia definition. Representative democracy is when the people vote on representatives to act as a voice of the people to decide the policy initiatives, rather than having the people decide directly. Direct democracy would be the perfect form of government for a small country with educated citizens. With educated citizens, the votes will be ethical and prioritized. The citizens will have a clear picture of how the government works and knowledge of what correct procedures are needed when troubles arise in the government and with the people. Some problems with direct democracy is that wealthy citizens have every opportunity to

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