#45 ben ami are they democracies?? - Comment - Israel News | Haaretz Daily Newspaper
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    • paul harris
    • 25.07.05 | 06:37 (IDT)

    dear ben, britains governments since 1945 have never been majority governments and usually 60 % of the electorate VOTE AGAINST THEM! this gives in parliament a majority for a minority government. the premier has unlimited power for 5 years! there is no constitution the usa is slightly better but for 4 years the president dictates

    from the article: Civics lesson at Kfar Maimon
    First published 00:00 24.07.05 | Last updated 00:00 24.07.05
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