Featured Post

The Compassion Project, Only Compassion Defeats Dehumanization

Compassion doesn't have to be a "deep sorrow", just the willingness to be moved to ease the pain of another, the w...

Monday, June 11, 2012

Canada was made for the Internet

Our system was created with the apparent intention that everyone in the country would join a party. This is the only way that the people get a chance to elect a leader for the country. Until now, it has been impractical for people to travel to participate in these conventions so they tuned out and the system became dominated by political junkies. Now we can participate online. People complain that there is no one to vote for. If everyone were members of the party that most suited them, then we would have a much broader and more responsive system.