The “preferendum”, a new way of voting?

With the latest protest movements, freedom of speech in democrocy is more important than ever. Emmanuel Macron, the French President, could put forward a referendum to French people before the European elections. The french organization “Mieux voter” suggests that this referendum could be replaced by the “preferendum”. But what is it? And how does that… Continue reading The “preferendum”, a new way of voting?

Difference between voting and electing

Today, collective decision-making and consensus achieving have become a necessity, whether the decision is trivial or crucial. The fact that we are living in society forces us to make choices that must satisfy the whole group. We use a large panel of techniques to give our opinion and decide: the vote by show of hands… Continue reading Difference between voting and electing