Phony majority governments are a common outcome of the current voting system.
CBC Nova Scotia’s ‘Reality Check’ series on the Nova Scotia provincial election confirms what CUPE has been saying all along – there won’t be any savings from a healthcare superboard.
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Asia Pacific labour news. Interview about unions and politics in Nepal with Manarishi Dhital, editor of Janadesh Weekly and Secretariat member of the Revolutionary Journalist Association.
Mouthing phrases like "free and fair election" does nothing for legitimacy. In fact, if you think about it, we hardly know what we really mean by democracy.
The current winner-take-all voting system is absolutely inconsistent with fundamental democratic rights. As a result, Canada is faced with a spiralling democratic deficit.
We’re looking for that video that will go viral, something that will educate Canadians about the “big idea” of proportional representation, and rally them to make 2015 the last unfair election.
The "game" has been designed not to represent the needs of people or communities but to manage capitalism in the interests of the elites.
It's been two weeks since the stunning election in B.C. the disillusionment and indignation hasn't really let up.
Ontario NDP leader Andrea Horwath held a press conference Tuesday to announce her support for the budget put forward by Ontario's Liberal Premier Kathleen Wynne.
The NDP's stunning loss in B.C. is being deconstructed, dissected, analyzed and mourned over not only here but across the country.