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An Ejected Majority?
April 27, 2011
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We're all growing pretty suspicious of websites that tell us who to vote for - who's behind these sites? Can we trust them? What do they stand to gain?

Looks like cyberspace is catching on to our skepticism - increasingly, election websites are ditching those tactics in favour of advocating one simple goal: getting people to vote, period.

There are sites urging young people to vote for the first time. There are sites encouraging vote swapping and strategic voting. Grassroots movements with no party affiliation are looking for a way -- any way -- to engage an apathetic electorate...

Their fear? That a majority government could rise to power without the majority of voters choosing it.


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