What is a liberal democratic state?

What is a liberal democratic state?

Liberal democracy emphasises the separation of powers, an independent judiciary and a system of checks and balances between branches of government. Liberal democracies are likely to emphasise the importance of the state being a Rechtsstaat, i.e. a state that follows the principle of rule of law.

What is a non liberal democracy?

An illiberal democracy is a governing system in which, although elections take place, citizens are cut off from knowledge about the activities of those who exercise real power because of the lack of civil liberties; thus it is not an open society.

Which party is in power in WA?

2017 Western Australian state election

Leader Mark McGowan Colin Barnett
Party Labor Liberal
Leader since 23 January 2012 6 August 2008
Leader’s seat Rockingham Cottesloe
Last election 21 seats 31 seats

Who is replacing Mathias Cormann?

Mathias Cormann

The Honourable Mathias Cormann
Succeeded by Simon Birmingham
Vice-President of the Executive Council
In office 20 December 2017 – 30 October 2020
Prime Minister Malcolm Turnbull Scott Morrison

Who said the end of history?

A variety of authors have argued that a particular system is the “end of history” including Thomas More in Utopia, Georg Wilhelm Friedrich Hegel, Karl Marx, Vladimir Solovyov, Alexandre Kojève, and Francis Fukuyama in the 1992 book, The End of History and the Last Man.

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What party is the WA Premier?

Mark McGowan (born 13 July 1967) is an Australian Labor Party politician who has been Premier of Western Australia since 17 March 2017.

What is the philosophy of liberalism?

Liberalism is a political and moral philosophy based on liberty, consent of the governed and equality before the law.