echte direkte
Demokratie
die ultimativ nachhaltige
politische Forderung
 
Portal
News
Blog
Forum
Die Politmafiosi fürchten echte (direkte) Demokratie
wie der Teufel das Weihwasser.

(en) Politicians fear genuine (direct) democracy
like the devil fears the holy water
(es) la democracia directa es temida por los políticos
como el diablo teme el agua santa
[ Hauptmenü ]
Home
Forum-Charta
Registrieren

[ Blogs ]
News
Basics
Artikel
Termine
Aphorismen
Links

[ Foren ]
Open Forum
Forenliste

[ Einzelseiten ]
Was ist Demokratie?
Wie aktiv werden?
TOP 100 Irrtümer
Translations - Traducciones - Traductions
Wahl-Flyer
News : echte (direkte) Demokratie Portal
aktuelle Meldungen, Nachrichten, Pressemitteilungen
Europarat gegen Abstimmungsklauseln bei Volksentscheiden
geschrieben von: cassiel (IP-Adresse bekannt)
Datum: 28.06.2008 22:45

Der Europarat hat sich gegen jegliche Art von Abstimmungsklauseln ausgesprochen unfd folgt damit der langjährigen Argumentation der direktdemokratischen Bewegung gegen diese undemokratischen, institutionellen Hürden.

[external link www.venice.coe.int]

Zitat:
Based on its experience in the area of referendums, the Venice Commission has decided to recommend that no provision be made for rules on quorums.

A turn-out quorum (minimum percentage) means that it is in the interests of a proposal’s opponents to abstain rather than to vote against it. For example, if 48% of electors are in favour of a proposal, 5% are against it and 47% intend to abstain, the 5% of opponents need only desert the ballot box in order to impose their viewpoint, even though they are very much in the minority. In addition, their absence from the campaign is liable to increase the number of abstentions and thus the likelihood that the quorum will not be reached. Encouraging either abstention or the imposition of a minority viewpoint is not healthy for democracy (point III.7.a). Moreover, there is a great temptation to falsify the turn-out rate in the face of weak opposition.

An approval quorum (acceptance by a minimum percentage of registered voters) may also be inconclusive. It may be so high as to make change excessively difficult. If a text is approved – even by a substantial margin – by a majority of voters without the quorum being reached, the political situation becomes extremely awkward, as the majority will feel that they have been deprived of victory without an adequate reason; the risk of the turn-out rate being falsified is the same as for a turn-out quorum.



Thema geschrieben von Datum/Zeit
    Europarat gegen Abstimmungsklauseln bei Volksentscheiden cassiel 28.06.08 22:45


In diesem Forum dürfen leider nur registrierte Teilnehmer schreiben.
This forum powered by Phorum.

www.phorum.org

Für eine direkte Demokratie
[ Forum ]
Letzte Beiträge:
:  102550
Thema
Diktatur
"Regierung und Opposition betreiben eine Politik über die Köpfe der Menschen hinweg"
[Hamburg] Landesverfassungsgericht als Henker der Demokratie
{US} Mehrere US-Staaten legalisieren Marihuana
Die Volksinitiative - eine Idee geht um die Welt

Alle Foren