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phantom power Donating Member (1000+ posts) Send PM | Profile | Ignore Wed May-13-09 04:54 PM
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11. that is an inevitable consequence of our non-parliamentary democracy.
The stable basin of attraction is a two-party system, where minority political demographics like "left" or "right" are underrepresented.

A parliamentary system allows for a more diverse political ecosystem.
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