This petition was submitted during the 2015–2017 Conservative government

Petition Establish a system of Direct Democracy in the United Kingdom.

The current system of "representative" government is unfair and undemocratic. The UK would benefit from a system of direct democracy, similar to the Swiss model, which would give citizens the opportunity to vote on issues which affect them.

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Direct Democracy is the only true democracy. The chasm between public opinion and government policy is huge (and growing wider). Putting a cross on a piece of paper once every five years is not democracy.

This petition is closed This petition ran for 6 months

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