How to Run a Democratic Referendum
Referendums are not only becoming a more frequent feature of UK democracy but also a feature of politics throughout the EU. This article offers an interesting angle on the issue of whether or not referendums enhance democracy. Ultimately whether or not referendums are democratic to a great extent comes down to how they are organised and conducted. This article looks at the factors that needs to be considered to ensure that a referendum is run in a democratic manner.