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What is direct democracy? What are its instruments, what are its procedures, and where is direct democracy practiced? And, speaking of democracy on a transnational level, how can the European Union become more democratic? 
 

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In a democracy, the power lies with the people. That is why the people must have the right to make decisions on the local, regional, national and...
Democracy International uses the terms of direct democracy - citizens' initiative, obligatory referendum and plebiscite - in the following way:
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Everybody has the right to access governmental information. Freedom of information is vital because it is only when citizens are properly informed...
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