Civics

An important feature of democracy is _____________.


ANSWER

Popular struggles


SOLUTION
Democracy evolves through popular struggles. It is possible that some significant decisions may take place through consensus and may not involve any conflict at all. But that would be an exception. Defining moments of democracy usually involve conflict between those groups who have exercised power and those who aspire for a share in power. 
These moments come when the country is going through transition to democracy, expansion of democracy or deepening of democracy.
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