Wednesday, January 07, 2004
Frankly the idea of the average British voter having even more say in government scares me silly. Only those who idealize a world without leadership would like this sort of idea. Read the whole article here.
Next month sees the launch of a unique new political party. A party with no policies, no ideology and, initially at least, no leader.
Your Party aims to break the mould of British politics by being the first party "directly controlled by the citizens".
Rather than a founding principle or set of beliefs, it will start with a blank piece of paper.
The idea is to canvass opinions and ideas from hundreds of online "participants", before formulating a set of policies to put to the electorate.