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by ukdd
Mon Aug 08, 2016 2:04 pm
Forum: News, Discussion & Debate
Topic: Does Direct Democracy work currently
Replies: 3
Views: 443

Re: Does Direct Democracy work currently

By all means. From your website you suggest an act of parliament. That is so unlikely to happen it may as well be impossible. Our approach is different in the sense that there is no barrier at all to getting started. It could be done tomorrow if we field candidates with the single policy of operatin...
by ukdd
Fri Aug 05, 2016 8:36 am
Forum: News, Discussion & Debate
Topic: Personalities and Direct Democracy
Replies: 0
Views: 179

Personalities and Direct Democracy

With our current system of Representative Democracy in the UK the personality of candidates standing for election is of critical importance. When we elect people under the current system we are choosing a person of quality who we feel best represents us. Under the current system if a candidate is of...
by ukdd
Fri Aug 05, 2016 8:12 am
Forum: News, Discussion & Debate
Topic: Does Direct Democracy work currently
Replies: 3
Views: 443

Does Direct Democracy work currently

A question people might consider when deciding whether or not to support UKDD would be whether or not Direct Democracy could work in the UK? The answer to that question is very simply yes. Not only will it work but it will work immediately and without any changes. Candidates standing for a party lik...
by ukdd
Fri Aug 05, 2016 8:04 am
Forum: News, Discussion & Debate
Topic: Policy & Direct Democracy
Replies: 0
Views: 170

Policy & Direct Democracy

Under a system of Direct Democracy all law is up for revision using petitions which are initiated by eligible individuals or groups. As a consequence there is no requirement for a party organised on this basis to put forward any policies. Only that they support the direct democracy system. What peop...
by ukdd
Fri Aug 05, 2016 6:35 am
Forum: Petition Discussion & Ideas
Topic: How Direct Democracy Petitioning Works
Replies: 0
Views: 2156

How Direct Democracy Petitioning Works

The basic principle of Direct Democracy is that each individual voter gets at least one opportunity to vote on any changes to the laws as they happen. The basic process is as follows: 1. An individual, informal group, trade union, unaffiliated campaign group, elected body or a corporation identify a...
by ukdd
Thu Aug 04, 2016 9:49 pm
Forum: News, Discussion & Debate
Topic: Constituency Organisers
Replies: 0
Views: 48645

Constituency Organisers

We're ready to appoint Constituency Organisers and accept anybody who would like to apply. The requirements are as follows: 1. You agree with the principles of Direct Democracy. 2. You must be comfortable using your real name. 3. You must provide contact information to UKDD. 4. You are happy to orga...
by ukdd
Thu Aug 04, 2016 9:23 pm
Forum: News, Discussion & Debate
Topic: County Organisers
Replies: 0
Views: 15264

County Organisers

We're ready to appoint County Organisers and accept anybody who would like to apply. The requirements are as follows: 1. You agree with the principles of Direct Democracy. 2. You must be comfortable using your real name. 3. You must provide contact information to UKDD. 4. You are happy to organise f...

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