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I don’t know if you’ve noticed, but there’s been a lot of talk recently about how the only solution to some truly painful election results (there was a moment, on Sunday, where I confess to shedding several tears) is to … Continue reading
If I had a time machine, the first thing I would do is turn up in Edinburgh in May, 1953 and quietly suggest to the Blairs that Marmite would be an appropriate name for the son they were about to … Continue reading
Many people have no doubt submitted far more eloquent, thoughtful and detailed pieces in the past few months, but here’s part of my submission to the Refounding Labour exercise.
When the referendum on Electoral Reform was announced, I’ll be honest, I was excited. Changing an electoral system I don’t like? Great. I don’t like PR or STV (I could maybe go for AV+) but I like AV – the … Continue reading