voting system

Aug 23, 2012

Ontario by-election dates bad for voter turnout

Democracy Watch
Democracy Watch has renewed its call for democratic changes to Ontario's election system in response to the clear crisis of record low voter turnout in the last provincial election.
Aug 16, 2012

Quebec election date unfair and undemocratic

Democracy Watch
Today Democracy Watch called for democratic changes to Quebec's political system in response to the clear crisis of low voter turnout in the last provincial election.
Jan 8, 2010

Elizabeth May: Executing the Green master plan

Murray Dobbin
Murray Dobbin had the opportunity recently to talk to Elizabeth May, leader of the Green Party, about her party, its policies, its electoral chances and its place on the political landscape in Canada.
Sep 11, 2009

In praise of 'another' election

Suck it up, Canada: What are we -- shoppers or citizens? It's fatal to confuse the roles, as seems to be happening with all the whinging and whining over "another" election that "nobody" wants.
Activist Toolkit

Suffrage in Canada

On This Day
On October 17, 1988 the Supreme Court of Canada removed the last major barrier to universal suffrage in Canada, granting institutionalized mental health patients the right to vote

Book Launch: Wrestling with Democracy by Dennis Pilon

May 20, 2013 to May 21, 2013
The Tranzac Club, Main Hall
292 Brunswick Street
Toronto , ON
43° 39' 55.0152" N, 79° 24' 26.5104" W
Ontario CA
The Toronto release party for York University Professor Dennis Pilon's book 'Wrestling with Democracy' about the history of electoral reform in western industrialized nations.

Fair Vote Canada AGM Convention

May 25, 2012 to May 26, 2012
Ted Rogers School of Management
55 Dundas Street West
Toronto , ON
43° 39' 21.3012" N, 79° 22' 56.1612" W
Ontario CA
Canadians and the three centre-left political parties are clear: we need electoral reform. Please join us on May 26 for Fair Vote Canada Convention 2012 and be part of making it happen.
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