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40 Post author: Raemon 03 April 2017 06:37PM

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Comment author: Raemon 04 April 2017 10:51:20PM 0 points [-]

I'm confused about how dictatorship solves the problem in this case

Comment author: Elo 04 April 2017 10:56:04PM 1 point [-]

people respond to the problem of, "I cannot attend because the event is run at a time when I am busy" in a different way. instead of thinking, "well I tried to attend but I got voted against", the options include:

  • Talk to the organiser and let them know that I am always busy on a Wednesday and ask for different days of events
  • Reorganise my life to fit the community event in
  • skip my other commitments once to see if I want to attend this event

These solutions do not always occur if I participated in the poll but "lost".