08 August 2018, The Tablet

Zimbabwe election: Democracy is a fragile work in progress


 

Zimbabwe has been put to the test of whether it can manage a democratic political system, and it has been found wanting. This is not the fault of the Zimbabwean people, who understand the concept of democracy perfectly well. Whether a winner-takes-all or a proportional representation system is embraced, the basic principle is majority rule with protection for minorities

Get Instant Access

Continue Reading

Subscribe to The Digital Edition for instant access Just £7.99 for the first month

SUBSCRIBE NOW

Already a subscriber? Log in