-Explain the difference between checks and balances and the separation of powers, and explain why they are important to our democracy.

Write: In your initial post, please fully and directly respond to the following:
-Explain the difference between checks and balances and the separation of powers, and explain why they are important to our democracy.-Discuss one recent real-world example of checks and balances, and explain the impact of it.-Discuss one recent real-world example of balance of power, and explain the impact of it.-Discuss one recent real-world example of how the Constitution directly protects individual and group rights.-Your initial post must be at least 300 words. If you are citing statistics or outside sources for your examples, please list the website or the reference entry.