Parliamentary Democracy

What is Parliamentary Democracy?

  • Parliamentary Democracy- a political system in which the supreme power lies in a body of citizens who can elect people to represent them.

What are some strengths It has? What are the weaknesses?

  • The strengths of Parliamentary Democracy are it is more efficient and structured ,also their is more experienced people passing the laws, and its easy and faster to pass legislation.
  • The weaknesses are that not everybody gets a voice in the government,Population counts for representatives, which is bad for smaller communities, Possible miscommunication between reps. and people, and a lot of arguing between the government.

“No government really rooted in limited, parliamentary democracy should have the power to make its citizens fight and kill and die in a war they may oppose, a war which even possibly may be wrong, a war which, in any case, does not involve immediately the peace and freedom of the nation.” Bill Clinton quotes

What is in parliamentary democracy?

A cabinet, a body of advisers to a chief of state who also serves as the heads of government departments. Its important element of government whenever legislative powers have been vested in a parliament, but its form differ markedly in various countries.