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Marco Franco

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Should we force democracy?

What I wanted to know is: do you think that democratic countries should force other countries to implement democracy? Don't you think that that is a flaw in the all idea of democracy?

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  • Apr 9 2013: I would agree to the extent that Democracy should not be forced on a people just for the sake of forcing a Democracy. However, in a situation like Germany and Japan, where it was necessary to take down the existing government, replacing it with a Democratic one is the best way to secure the war and secure the peace. This worked extremely well for already ordered society that had a unified identity.

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