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Thread #67078 Message #1119002
Posted By: McGrath of Harlow
19-Feb-04 - 07:26 AM
Thread Name: BS: Billy Bragg and House of Lords
Subject: RE: BS: Billy Bragg and House of Lords
Insofar as it would guarantee that there were some Greens in Parliament that wouldn't necessarily be the case, Richard.
"Dictatorship of the majority" is a misnomer, insofar as governing parties virtually never have anywhere near a majority of the votes - even of those who do actually vote, let alone of the electorate as a whole.