Referenda make no democracy

People should realize referendums are not democratic. A referendum is not democratic because:

  1. it bypasses the democratically chosen parliament
  2. instead of representing a diversity in society it only favours one group (tiranny of the mayority)
  3. it misleads in asking binary questions (in/out) about subjects which are more complicated (what does “out” mean?)
  4. it is based on the idea that there is only 1 people with 1 voice instead of a diverse society with a variety of interests.
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