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Month: May 2018

Non-Partisan Thinking

It is high time we took a critical look at the political scene in Canada. In order to do this, we need to go beyond the party lines. Political parties absolutely play a vital role in democratic societies, but they often colour our perspective on the issues. This blog seeks to see past the sharply […]

First Past the Post Electoral System

Last time, we discussed why first past the post was not the ideal system, but we barely touched on what FPTP is. Today, we’ll take a closer look at this set up. The FPTP system is one which works very well on a small scale. Things like high school student council elections, town and county […]