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Is Britain a Monarchy or a Democracy?

Is Britain a Monarchy or a Democracy
A large number of us believe that the there are different patterns of rule followed in different countries. But people who are into proper economics will be able to figure out that every country is democracy at the root level. In a world that is free of war and blood democracy is a must. People want to be free of monarchism and dictatorship. But again are all of us truly democratic? Having given that question as food for your thought, we are also here to discuss the rule in Britain. Is it a monarchy or democracy? Is Britain a Monarchy or a Democracy

How countries form their government?

Different countries have different rules, and they also have their preferences informing a specific type of government and rule. We have capitalistic, socialistic and democratic forms of government along with that monarchy, and even dictatorship does count, and we must not forget that these are the roots of these countries. Before we get specifically to the rule in Britain, it is important for us to understand that countries started giving priority to democratic rule but not before making their respective roots stronger. So the democracy levels are different in different countries. It all depends on how much they have forgotten their roots and how penetrant democracy is.

What form of government does Britain have?

The form of government that Britain has in it is of course democracy, but they still haven’t gotten over the monarchy form of rule. The monarchy pattern does exist but along with democracy given to people. There is not much of a difference between the other and the democratic form of rule. In a democratic country people are the makers of the law, and to an extent, that is greatly applicable in the UK as well. For instance, India is a federal government that exists on proper democratic norms. There are also umpteen countries that fall within that list. They have a President to rule and do have a Prime Minister as well. In countries like the United States of America they have a president and not a prime minister, but still, they are democratic. This is the same case when it comes to the UK. There is a monarch who will also govern the affairs of the state who is similar to a President, and the Prime Minister is the person who will take care of the regular affairs of the state. Though it always looks like the Queen, who is currently the monarch of the state, has limited powers and refrains from the parliamentarian activities, a major law or incident cannot go past her knowledge. There are also conditions that certain affairs cannot be made applicable or passed as a law if there aren’t acknowledged by the Queen.The Prime Minister as a representative chosen by the members of the state will have unlimited powers in certain cases. It all depends on the circumstances.

Conclusion:

Having seen all this, we would like to conclude that we are spectators do not have a say in the form the government that a particular country is following. This can be the case if globally we are looking forward to building one form and we have economists and other academics supporting it, whatever is happening right now seems regionally fit.

How MPs are Elected in the UK?

For the rest of the world who live in nations other than the UK, the ministerial elections that take place in the UK are a tough nut to crack. Nobody can give you a clear and politically explanation as to how a government is formed and what type of government they are trying to frame. When a tonne of us find it difficult to adapt the political scenarios in our very own country, understanding the political stand of another country can be difficult. So today we are going to rubbish this fact and understand the way in which the parliament functions in the UK and the way in which MPs are elected in the UK. How Mps are Elected in the UK

How the parliament functions in the UK?

Before we move any further, it is also important that we understand as to how the parliament functions in the UK government. The duties of the parliamentarians are classified under four major heads and the scrutiny, debate, legislation and finance. Within these four heads are the duties of the members of the parliament listed. Though the signing authorities differ, it is in the hands of the MPs the government functions, and there is law and order maintained in the nation. Three main sectors form the base of the parliament, or in other words, the members of the parliament are classified under three different heads. The commons, the House of the lords and the monarchy are the three heads under which the inmates of the house are classified. Needless to say, Britain is ruled by the monarchs, that is, the kings and the queen of the royal family. From the day we adopted the rules of democracy the parliament came into existence. Depending on the activities the, different members will play a major role. So here are some of the things that you have to know about the election procedure.

Staging of the elections:

Just like any other country the government of United Kingdom is built up of constituencies in the UK government, and they are 650 areas in total. There will be a list of members who are looking forward to being a part of the elections and compete for the MP seat of that particular area. An election to choose the MP will be conducted once in every 5 years, and they will run the show. Out of the members who contested the one who wins the election will be the MP of that locality. So a total of 650 members will get into to parliament. And, of course, there are by-elections that will be conducted when the tenure of the elected MP ceases to exist either due to death or retirement. In must also be remembered that the members are from England, Wales, Scotland and North Ireland. Though these are special constitutional bodies and have national assemblies and parliaments of their own, they make it to the parliament. However, if they have had separate elections conducted they will not be members of the UK parliament.

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