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A Vote For AV Is A Vote For A Bland Career-Minded Elite

by | 5th, May 2011

DID you vote for or against Alternative Vote (AV) voting? Or to put it another way: did you vote for less democracy and a way to make it harder to kick out failing governments? Or did you vote No?

Or did you, as millions will have done, do nothing because the debate on AV makes Osama bin Laden look lively?

The AV vote does not mean that the new MP secured 50% of the vote because they are the most popular; its means that the winner who got 50% of the vote is the pragmatist who managed to fudge their way in by being the name many picked as their second, third or fourth choices.

The winner is not the one you are passionately for. The winner is the

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