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Posts Tagged ‘Democracy’

Morgan: Why I’m Voting Yes to AV

In Morgan Griffith-David on May 5, 2011 at 7:18 am

Morgan Griffith-David is a self-proclaimed member of the ‘reform camp’. First Past the Post is not the best of system of electing a government, and here he details how he came to that decision. 

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Meh To AV

In Will Obeney on April 18, 2011 at 8:49 am

Self-confessed politics geek Will Obeney just cannot get excited about the alternative vote referendum. Is it the system, is it the campaigns, or is because no-one else really cares? Read the rest of this entry »

AV Special: What is it? How do I vote? What should I vote?

In Charlie Edwards on April 12, 2011 at 9:55 am

So many statistics, broadcasts, Tweets and arguments on the Alternative Vote eh? Political Promise will give you the low-down on what it is, how to vote, without any party-political nonsense. No more banging your head against the wall, this is your definitive guide to the Alternative Vote, by Charlie Edwards. NOW with both the Yes and No campaign broadcasts!

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Mike Indian: Vote YES on May 5th

In Michael Indian on April 7, 2011 at 8:59 pm

In less than a month, Britain will go to the polls in a second nationwide referendum in its history, writes Mike Indian, offering us the chance to help shape the future of our democracy.  Read the rest of this entry »

Libyan Military Intervention? No Thank You.

In Uncategorized on March 21, 2011 at 8:00 am

As we continue our series on the crisis in Libya, John Clough says “leave Libya to the Libyans”. Read the rest of this entry »

Do You Really Want Britain To Dive Into A Bloodbath?

In Rich Maher on March 7, 2011 at 8:00 am

Rich Maher asks whether Libya is the best place for Cameron and Obama to play global policemen. Read the rest of this entry »

Do you meet the criteria for democracy?

In Peter Storey on March 4, 2011 at 10:49 am

Peter Storey writes that the big question facing the revolutionaries of the Middle East is: Can you handle democracy? Read the rest of this entry »

Political Promise: A Year On

In Matt Gardner on January 24, 2011 at 5:37 pm

Matt Gardner looks at what Political Promise has achieved a year on.

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Miliband Right to Distance Himself from Unions.

In Charles Maggs on January 19, 2011 at 9:47 pm

Charles Maggs supports the Labour leaders cautious approach to the Unions Read the rest of this entry »

Why Baroness Ashton’s attendance record is yet another reason for Britain to rethink its relationship with the European Union

In Uncategorized on January 18, 2011 at 7:27 pm

In his first post, Tom Ellis considers why Baroness Ashton’s attendance record is one more reason for Britons to reconsider our relationship with Europe.

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