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The Problem with Democracy

Were Oakeshott and Windsor right in supporting Gillard?

“I voted green. If I had been in a swing state – this is a fixed state – if I had been in a swing state I probably would have held my nose and voted for Obama. 673 more words


Predicting May's General Election & What Comes After

There is still a long way to go, but we are getting to the point where it looks possible to predict the most likely result of the General Election and considering this opens up a few interesting possibilities. 986 more words


Will the 2015 General Election deliver 5 more years of Coalition, gift-wrapped with red or blue and tied up with a yellow ribbon; or could things get a whole lot more colourful besides?

With six months left until the General Election, few people will now be under any illusion that there is a campaign underway. Even fewer will take anyone seriously who suggests that one of the significant Westminster Political Parties has a good chance of securing a working majority. 858 more words