Archive for April, 2011

My “YES to AV” masterpiece

The opinion-polls that show AV and first-past-the-post neck and neck make me sad. AV isn’t perfect but all its drawbacks (e.g. gerrymandering) apply to FPTP too. AV has the big advantage that tactical voting isn’t necessary – a huge drawback in the current system. The main argument against AV “people who vote for smaller parties get to vote twice” seems confused or intellectually dishonest.

I drew a beautiful masterpiece that sums up the situation to post to the b3ta AV image challenge but as a new member it turns out I’m not eligible to post until Tuesday.

Oh well, it reduces the number of people who will doubt my mental age to the readership of this blog entry…