Q and A
Q: What is the most effective style of government? 2/7/17
Representative democracy's (and democracy’s in general) are the most effective form of government because the limit a leader’s power, democracy's separate power, democracy's have rule of law, and most democracy's respect the rights of the minority. First, a democracy in general is an effective form of government for many reasons. Here are some reasons why a democracy is effective. A democracy separates the power among the government, a democracy respects the rights of citizens, in a democracy, no one is above the law, a democracy limits a leader's power, and a democracy is effective in making decisions for a country, state, community etc. There are two types of democracy, representative democracy and direct democracy. A representative democracy is better than a direct for quite a few reasons. A few reasons include, a representative democracy can make decisions faster than a direct democracy, today, most people do not have the time for what it takes to run a direct democracy, so people can elect representatives to represent their country or state, so citizens can live their lives without having to constantly participate in political affair! A representative democracy is the most effective form of government because it separates power, and it limits a leader's power, and democracy's respect the rights of the minority, and overall, a representative democracy is a great style of government.
Q: What,does it mean to be a good citizen?
A: A good citizen has rights and responsibilities, and a good citizen follows through with his/her responsibilities. As a good citizen, some responsibilities that you would have would be paying taxes to give money to the government to do projects and things, following the laws that the government makes, staying informed with what is happening in the country, and respecting the authorities. A good citizen has rights. Some rights are, freedom of speech, the right to vote in elections, the right to run for president, and to petition for something, so you can protest for things that you agree or disagree with. A good citizen is good to their country, state, community etc.. In conclusion, a good citizen understands his/her rights and responsibilities, and follows them.
A good citizen pays his/her taxes