The purpose of the legislative branch of government is to implement the will of the people, which is why demagogues and zealots always try to bypass or eliminate it. Last time I checked, France was a republic, of a sort.
This is why we can’t allow government, local, state, or federal, to have too much centralized authority: They can’t admit they were wrong.
Answer: Penises and Adam’s Apples! That’s objective criteria, whereas liberals’ “What’s in my heart determines where I pee” mantra is patent nonsense.