their field may be better than involving all people in all issues at all time. As discussed further below, there are elements within both Western and non-Western societies that are hostile to democracy for various reasons. In his work, Politics, he offered some comparisons with other forms of government and rule, but also included some warnings, It is often supposed that there is only one kind of democracy and one of oligarchy. As a recent example, as South Africa came out of apartheid, it was praised for its move to democracy, its truth and reconciliation approach and other political moves. The previous link goes into this in a lot more detail.) Fear, scare stories and political opportunism have also been a useful propaganda tools during election time.
Napoleon was to say: the politics of the future will be the art of mobilizing the masses. Kanya DAlmeida, US: Money Isnt Speech, Corporations Arent People, Inter Press Service, January 21, 2012 Emphasis added In a country that has a lot of concentrated ownership of media, is there a potential conflict of interest; the mainstream media may not have as much interest. Weak democracies and hostile oppositions, lack of inclusiveness undermines democracy, strengthens extremism. There are criticisms of how negative ads and entertainment values infiltrated election coverage, what Time magazine calls "electotainment." They bemoan the fact that there was more spin and opinionizing than reporting along with less investigative reporting.
Is it a Democracy
The Legitimate Democracy in America
Sundeep Walsekar, mentioned earlier is worth"ng again to show just one seemingly small, but perhaps significant example: It is generally believed that much of modern Western thought has its origins in Greek philosophy. In the Indian state of Kerala, for example, a party was voted in that has put communist practices in place with some reasonable success. The risk of demagogy is therefore a concern. While these issues will be explored further below, first a look at some of the fundamentals of a democratic system. A simple effects of media comparison on procuring a service may help highlight this: A responsible government may request a tender for contract. Issues such as inequality and social/political differences may have a better chance of being resolved without resort to violence in a process that actually is (and is also seen to be) open, accountable and inclusive.