Limitations of democracy


Real democracy establishes limits to popular will. Not everything is permitted under a constitution, even if the people will it. Democracy is designed at its core to be spiritually empty. The defining proposition of liberal democracy is that it mandates means (through elections, parliaments and markets) but not ends.

Narrower Problems:
Inflexible central government
Related UN Sustainable Development Goals:
GOAL 16: Peace and Justice Strong InstitutionsGOAL 17: Partnerships to achieve the Goal
Problem Type:
F: Fuzzy exceptional problems
Date of last update
01.05.2022 – 07:28 CEST