Many international nonprofit groups watch elections in other nations to make sure elections are fair and free. Which of the following would violate the notion of a fair and free election? a. secret ballots b. multiple candidates c. regular election cycles d. threats of violence against friends and/or family members to sway a citizen's vote

QUESTION POSTED AT 03/12/2019 - 04:20 AM

Answered by admin AT 03/12/2019 - 04:20 AM

"d. threats of violence against friends and/or family members to sway a citizen's vote" would violate the notion of a fair and free election since the other options are standard and oftentimes productive elements of free elections.
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