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Labour’s Flakey Policies; Will They Never Learn?

Labour’s announced policies for their conference starting today are a last ditch attempt to scam you, The English electorate. In fact they are total rubbish and here is why! Minimum Wage (Or is it) Ed Balls has said that Labour … Continue reading

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Is There A Simple Way To Choose Between Voting Systems?

The fact that there are so many voting systems in use around the world implies that the choice of system is more likely to rest on cultural values and context rather than on some scientifically developed, or socially accepted, theory. … Continue reading

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“A Nation Stays Alive When Its Culture Stays Alive”

So says the National Museum of Afghanistan. If you go and visit the current exhibition at the British Museum you will get some idea of how ancient this culture is http://bit.ly/fzBANs. The Taliban famously tried to destroy the culture by … Continue reading

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The Low, Low Standards Of The “NO” To AV Campaign

For democracy to be seen to done in an election the candidate chosen must get more than 50% of the vote. If this does not happen you get the situation that we in the UK are familiar with. Candidates and … Continue reading

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The Alternative Vote

On the 5th May we in England will have our first opportunity, ever, to vote on the voting system that is used to elect MPs. Let me say that again. “we in England will have our first opportunity, ever, to … Continue reading

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Make My Day!

Standing behind a pasting table draped in the English flag and carrying English Democrats election material is an interesting experience. Even if the location is draughty and there is no sun.
Nature, being the perverse entity she is, ensures that when you are walking the streets it is sunny, hot and windless!
It is at times like this that you need cheering up. And the people of Stevenage have never failed to come up trumps. Continue reading

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