Among the defining features of a democracy are (1) protection from vengeful majorities and (2) the right to protest against the government and the governments decisions - Comment - Israel News | Haaretz Daily Newspaper
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    • harzion
    • 15.07.11 | 23:24 (IDT)

    Since these important features are largely lacking in Israel's "democracy", it would be more accurate to call Israel's form of government something else. Not to do so would be a disservice to students who are trying to learn about democracy and other forms of government.

    from the article: The parliamentary fists of the majority
    First published 11:13 15.07.11 | Last updated 11:13 15.07.11
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