Do populist-leaning citizens support direct democracy?

Published: 18/08/2019
Do populist-leaning citizens support direct democracy?
Source: WWW.DEMOCRATICAUDIT.COM

Populist parties across Europe often support direct democracy, for example through frequent referendums. Do their voters support these initiatives too and why? Tina Freyburg, Robert Huber and Steffen Mohrenberg distinguish between citizens who support direct democracy as a way of giving power to ‘the people’ and those, known as stealth democrats, who do so out of a scepticism that politicians can

Read more
Related news
Comment
FACEBOOK