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people's democracy

n
(Government, Politics & Diplomacy) (in Communist ideology) a country or form of government in transition from bourgeois democracy to socialism. In this stage there is more than one class, the largest being the proletariat, led by the Communist Party, which is therefore the dominant power
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It appears to a serious crack and impending party crisis loom in the Adamawa State chapter of the People's Democracy party (PDP), as two senators and members of the House of Representatives are set to dump the party.
The former Maoists, who waged the decade-long 'people's war', have been calling for making an upgraded version of the '21st-century people's democracy' and the UML's 'people's 'multi-party democracy' the new party's ideology.
She added: "But we have to prepare ourselves for sacrifice and even death in the struggle against tyrants for people's democracy and a better world.
However, the pro-Kurdish People's Democracy Party (HDP) the fifth party represented in parliament, has not listed any of its candidates in this election, instead opted to support the candidates running against Erdogan's alliance.
"Becoming a strategic ally of the United States is coming with a heavy price," an editorial in the CPM journal People's Democracy said.
"The Congress hopes to build an extended UPA style alliance to counter the BJP,"said an editorial in the CPI-M journal People's Democracy following the Bharatiya Janata Party's defeat in two Lok Sabha by-elections in Uttar Pradesh.
Of the existing models of democracy in the world, such as liberal democracy, social democracy, and people's democracy, Afghanistan and Pakistan fall under the category of transitional democracies.
An editorial in the CPI-M publication People's Democracy pointed out that the Dera Sacha Sauda head had urged his followers to vote for the Bharatiya Janata Party in the October 2014 assembly elections in Haryana.
(TAP) - The two co-leaders of Turkey's pro-Kurdish opposition party, People's Democracy (HDP), have been detained along with at least nine other MPs.
Supporters of the pro-Kurdish People's Democracy Party will be holding a protest against the attack in Istanbul.
Erdogan's was a "Democracy & Martyrs' Rally", a cross-party event representing "Turkish unity" - but excluding the Kurdish pro-PKK People's Democracy Party (HDP) which was not invited.
The pro-Kurdish People's Democracy Party (HDP) was, however, not invited.
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