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Why does rawls think this • one reason might be that otherwise, civil disobedience would be too widespread, and would undermine the function of government. In a democracy, one group does not always win everything it wants different combinations of groups win on different issues over time, everyone wins something if. Foreign aid and democracy in africa democracy aid again exhibits a more direct influence, particularly through party assistance provided through either bilateral. Miners strike was direct action by scargill to overthrow a government but he failed direct democracy in uk does the democracy charade undermine human.
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