Monday, April 18, 2005

The unfairness of the system

Tim Hicks, using the BBC's electoral calculator, again highlights how insane the current voting system is.

With the three main parties on 30% of the vote each, 10% going to others, here are the results we would get:

Labour 328, Conservatives 201, Liberal Democrats 86, Others 31

That's on the same share of the popular vote. Democracy? Bollocks, more like.

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