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Germany’s 2021 election: How Germans vote

This is a guest post from Dylan Difford, as part of a series on elections, party systems and voting methods around the world. This Sunday (26th March), Germany goes to the polls to elect its...

Posted 23 Sep 2021

This election marks the fifth change in Germany’s head of government in the last 50 years

How do elections work in Norway?

Like most European countries, Norway first adopted proportional representation in the early 20th century, with this October representing 100 years since Norwegians elected their first proportional parliament.

Posted 09 Sep 2021

100 years since Norwegians elected their first proportional parliament

5 events not to miss at Labour conference

Support is growing across the Labour movement for reform of Westminster’s creaking electoral system. 83% of Labour members support PR according to the latest polling, and over 250 CLPs have already passed local policy in...

Posted 09 Sep 2021

Conference organisers are being flooded with motions to reject first past the post