Democracy at Work?


Tonga is less than two months away from marking a year’s worth of life within a reformed and more democratic Constitution through which His Majesty, King George Tupou V, voluntarily devolved most of his executive powers to an elected Prime Minister, Cabinet and Parliament. Although the jury is still out on how the country as a whole has fared, it doesn’t do anyone any harm to have a look at some of the recent examples of democracy at work.

via Democracy at Work? | Tonga News | Taimi Media Network.