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1

What are lobby groups?

Groups that are constantly trying to persuade politicians to make choices that favour them
Eg. Farmers federation

2

Who forms the government?

The party that get the majority of votes, therefore, seats in the House of Representatives

3

What are the 5 freedoms?

Freedom of Movement
Freedom of Association
Freedom of Assembly
Freedom of Religion
Freedom of Speech

4

What are the 4 express rights?

Freedom of religion
Trial by jury
Compensation of acquired property
Residential non discrimination
Interstate trade

5

What are some limits to the freedoms

Freedom of speech- harming or hurtful acts
Freedom of association- terrorist groups
Freedom of assembly- terrorists groups and attacks
Freedom of religion- discrimination against different religions
Freedom of movement- certain people cannot come into the country for different reasons

6

What is direct action?

Arguments such as strikes, protests or marches. Usually more aggressive

7

What is indirect action

Putting ones point across through the use of partition or negotiating

8

What is a bill of rights

A piece of law that guarantees basic individual rights and freedoms