Tag Archives: democracy

Is this what British politics have become?

“I disapprove of what you say, but I will defend to the death your right to say it”. This expression that lies at the very core of any democratic system has been mistakenly attributed to Voltaire. I say “mistakenly” as … Continue reading

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Bullets Bombs and Ballot Boxes

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Electoral Turnout

I find it deeply saddening that in the run up to and during the General Election in Pakistan on 10th May 2013 that members of the electorate and those they were hoping to elect were killed or badly injured in … Continue reading

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