We’ve seen a different picture of French elections under alternative voting methods before. Fortunately, we’ll all get another look as an alternative voting method analysis is again underway.
Bernie Sanders articles on Democracy Chronicles
Bernie Sanders is an American politician and the United States Senator from Vermont. He is the only independent member of the Senate and longest serving independent ever. He is also a strong supporter of democratic socialism in the European and Scandinavian model and, most importantly, reforms to fix American democracy.
What’s going to be problematic is getting the youth to come back into politics following the 2016 election. Many people will turn to apathy based on the results. However, no fight truly ends after a defeat.
The Draft Bernie Sanders movement has invited Congressman Keith Ellison of Minnesota to join new party push
The Cappuccino Party is not to be confused in anyway with the establishment Democratic Party
We can’t expect honest voters. It’s proven that there’s always some incentive to be tactical. But what we can do is see how certain voting methods encourage voters to be honest.
The representative democracy has evolved from human development but is not the goal. In fact, at the moment, it is blocking it. It has been transformed into a representative power, a shackle holding us back.
Some see Founders argument about balancing power still hold against Electoral College detractors
The Vermont Progressive Party will enter the state legislature in strength for first time ever
Democrats would have some options if disobedient Presidential electors carry through on recent threat
So, how to vote? The best, appropriate and effective vote is to boycott the illegitimate elections and to demand verifiable vote-counting in big pro-democracy demonstrations all across the country.