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Think hybrid: the case for ranked ballot plus proportional representation
It would be regrettable if the unmistakeable sigh of relief which accompanied the election of the Trudeau government gave way to complacency. Canadians should never forget that a “majority”...
May 11th, 2016
Lessons from the UK: why Canada needs proportional representation
Britain, the so-called birthplace of democracy, has just come through another wasteful, unbalanced, damaging first-past-the-post (FPTP) national election. And although two-thirds of Britons would...
May 9th, 2015