7 Core values
7 democratic Core Values of
Important things about a democracy.
a form of government headed by a ruler, or monarch, with unlimited power
type of government in which the ruler is nothing more than the symbolic head of state, are considered democratic because the ultimate power rests with the elected individuals
a political system in which the supreme power lies in a body of citizens who can elect people to represent them
A ruler who has complete power over a country
a form of government in which the ruler is an absolute dictator (not restricted by a constitution or laws or opposition etc.)
having the same conditions and opportunities as everyone else
the branch of the United States government that is responsible for carrying out the laws
rights of citizens to gather in groups for political and other purposes
the right to express oneself, with words or actions (verbally or symbolically). This freedom is guaranteed in the First Amendment to the US Constitution; although the Supreme Court has ruled that this freedom is not absolute: it should not be applied when it endangers or harms the lives, liberty or property of others.
the branch of government that makes the laws.
the doctrine that the numerical majority of an organized group can make decisions binding on the whole group
a nation's ruler or head of state usually by hereditary right
Are there fair rights in a Dictatorship?
the office of the United States head of state
Right of Personal Property
Right to do what you want with your property
Write a well supported statement that explains your position and collect signatures, 1st. amendment right allowing citizens to present written complaints against government action or policy without fear of reprisal from that government
Powers or privileges granted to people either by an agreement among themselves or by law
a choice that is made by voting, a choice that is made by voting, express one's choice or preference by vote