Discussion Night at @FairvoteWRC: Election Results Analysis, Wednesday 26 June 2019

Discussion

Hi all: It’s time for another Discussion Night, since there is much to discuss.

First, there’s some business from Fair Vote Canada:

Report from the Fair Vote Canada Annual General Meeing held in Ottawa last weekend overpass sign meeting with Karina Gould Citizen’s Assembly visits to Liberal MPs. Anita (Fair Vote Canada […]

Discussion Night: Electoral Systems in Turkey

Happy Spring, Fair Voters! This past week at the Cross Cultures 2019 U N International Day for the Elimination of Racial Discrimination Fair Vote Waterloo had an information table, and I attended a session called What is happening now in Turkey: Where is the country heading to just before the Municipal elections on March […]

Discussion Night at 7pm on Wed, 27 Feb 2019

Hi everyone: February is a short month, so the last Wednesday of the month has arrived well before I’m ready for it. But our Discussion Night is on! What: Fair Vote Waterloo Discussion Night When: Wednesday, 27 February 2019 from 7:00pm to 9:00pm iCal Where: Community Room, Bread and Roses Co-op Location: 307 Queen […]

@FairvoteWRC this week

Hello Everyone,

Just in case you missed Dave Arthur’s excellent letter about PR published in Wednesday’s Record, here is the online link:

Electoral system undemocratic | The Record

On Wednesday afternoon, Bob Jonkman and I gave a presentation to about 40 Laurier students about activism and electoral reform. The students were interested and raised many […]

Reminder: Discussion Night on Wednesday, 31 October 2018

Hi everyone: Just a quick reminder of the Fair Vote Waterloo Discussion Night tomorrow (Wednesday):

What: FairvoteWRC Discussion Night: Weighted First-Past-The-Post When: Wednesday, 31 October 2018 from 7:00pm to 9:00pm Where: Community Room, Bread and Roses Co-op Location: 307 Queen Street South, Kitchene Map 1

Larry Kryski will be presenting his solution for proportional […]

Upcoming Events: Perspectives on Peace, and FairvoteWRC Discussion Night

Hi everyone:

Register: Perspectives On Peace — Where’s the Peace and Justice? Canada’s New Foreign and Defence Policies The Fair Vote Canada Waterloo Region Chapter will have an information table at “Perspectives On Peace”, a symposium put on by KWPeace, an umbrella organization of Peace and Social Justice organizations in Kitchener-Waterloo and surrounding area. FairvoteWRC […]

Discussion Night on Referenda with @YesCambridge on Wed, 26 Sept 2018

This coming Wednesday we’re holding our Discussion Night at the Blackwing Coffee Bar in Cambridge, one of several places in Canada that’s holding a referendum on Electoral Reform. We’ll meet up with the team from the Yes! Cambridge campaign. Who knows, there may be some people that you recognize!

We’ll discuss what the members […]

Discussion Nights in August and September

Hi everyone! For our upcoming Discussion Night on Wednesday, 29 August 2018 we’ll be discussing the results of the provincial election in June.

I invite anyone who has done some analysis of the election to make a short presentation. For example, if you’ve calculated how the seats would have been distributed with an STV […]

Fair Vote Waterloo Discussion Night, 7pm, Wednesday, 25 April 2018

Hi everyone: This week marks the last Wednesday of the month, and time for another Fair Vote Discussion Night.

There’s no particular topic this time, but there’s an election coming up and we’ll surely find something to discuss. Among other things, FairvoteWRC is participating in at least two All Candidate Meetings; what could we possibly […]

Fair Vote Waterloo Discussion Night: Gordon Nicholls presents MMPPR

Discussion

Hi Everyone: February is a short month, so that means Discussion Night is here sooner than I expected. We have another interesting topic to discuss this month: MMPPR, a voting system that combines Preferential Voting with Mixed Member Proportional, presented by Gordon Nicholls. What: Discussion Night When: Wednesday, 28 February 2018 from 7:00pm […]