Why not a referendum? Look at the polls!
OK, I know this is not very 'democratic' but I am happy that someone opened up the debate on the limits of participatory democracy. Lately, the idea of holding a referendum is often presented as THE one and only democratic instrument that we have (especially by Madame Royal). Strangely enough, only relating to EU issues, never because of domestic policies. Anyway, after the failed referenda on the EU constitutional treaty in France and the Netherlands, we could clearly see in what kind of mess More