Politics & Government

Politics & Government

Island agglomerations: the parties have not yet started

What we know about our nascent political groupings…and what we don’t

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This ‘referendum’ has no obvious answer

It looks more like an over-engineered opinion poll

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100 into 38 won’t go – or will it?

A practical way to choose independent deputies all at once

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A magic wand…maybe

How strong is the case for island-wide voting?

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Let’s first check what we have

Complaints surface daily about Guernsey’s politics and system of government. What’s good about it?

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A Plea to aspiring deputies

The following letter to the Guernsey Press was printed in February 2016, ahead of that year’s election to the States assembly. It attracted little attention, and its suggestions gained no identifiable traction. They seem relevant today.

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