They're not voting because...
- I could go on about the problems with...
I could go on about the problems with all the parties, but everyone else on this page has already done a decent enough job of that. And apart from one single-issue candidate - and I don't believe general elections are the place for singular issues - there are no independent candidates in my constituency, far less any agreeable ones.written 19th Apr 2005
Wallace-Macpherson replies: Have you considered that we could add in elements of direct, issue-based democracy to our representative system and "vote (or abstain) once every 5 years"?
This type of democracy has been concealed from the people of Britain. It's already up and running for ages in other places, see our dossier http://www.iniref.org/dd5countries.pdf
The basic idea is presented at http://www.iniref.org/steps.html
Cheerswritten 19th Apr 2005