Diagrams that Explain the Parliamentary System

Shift to the Parliamentary System

How does competition work in a Parliamentary System? Vertically, party members compete against each other to reach the top… Horizontally, parties compete against each other to offer better platforms to the public and gain seats in general elections.



How did “One Ruler Systems” evolve into become more Collegial Bodies like the Parliamentary System?


Why are Presidential Systems more prone to corruption, influence-peddling, outside intervention, and “arm-twisting?”



Why are Parliamentary Systems LESS PRONE to corruption, influence-peddling, and arm-twisting?



Who serves as the Check-and-Balance in a Parliamentary System? Simple: The Opposition does. It’s because of the oppositions constant monitoring that Parliamentary Systems are less prone to Corruption than Presidential Systems