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

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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 to […]

Pictures of our Unhappy Anniversary Party

On Wednesday, 31 January 2018 we held our regular Discussion Night. Laurel Russwurm baked an Unhappy Anniversary Cake, Donald Fraser brought beverages, and everyone pitched in to uncelebrate the first anniversary of Prime Minister Justin Trudeau’s broken promise on Electoral Reform.

After cake, Dave Arthur gave an excellent presentation on voting thresholds.

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Join the FVC ThunderClap!

Hello FairVoting Friends,

Feb. 1st is the anniversary of the Liberal government breaking its promise to make 2015 the last election using First Past The Post (FPTP).

There is a lot we can do to let PM Trudeau know that we aren’t going to forget his broken promise and disinterest in ensuring that our electoral […]

Reminder: Discussion Night, 7pm on Wed, 29 Nov 2017 at Bread and Roses

Hi all: Just a quick reminder of tonight’s Discussion Night:

What: Fair Vote Waterloo November 2017 Discussion Night When: Wednesday, 29 November 2017 from 7:00pm to 9:00pm Where: Community Meeting Room, Bread & Roses Co-op Location: 307 Queen Street South, Kitchener, Ontario Map 1

Topics: 1 February 2018

The first of February marks the […]

Joint meeting of @FairvoteWRC and KW Council of Canadians @KWCofC

Hi Fair Voters: This month, the regular date for the Fair Vote Waterloo Discussion Night falls on the same day as the KW Council of Canadians meeting. But rather than making you choose one or the other, we’re holding a joint meeting!

There is considerable overlap in the membership of our groups, and one […]