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Oh Cameron, be Canada

On one side of the Atlantic, politicians are pushing ahead with introducing a fairer electoral system, compulsory voting with an option to vote for "none of the above" and experiments with online voting. 

On the other, poorer communities risk disenfranchisement owing to a newly imposed registration scheme that, according to the Electoral Reform Society, is a "seriously worrying issue for our democracy".

One set of politicians wants to increase political participation, while another set wants wants to suppress it. 


Let Lessig in

When Sajid Javid came to town