Pledged...

Nov. 15th, 2007 01:48 pm
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... and now chequed.

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So I've signed: Petition to the PM against ID Cards.

Thanks to [livejournal.com profile] purpletigron for the link.

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May. 5th, 2006 01:35 pm
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I went off to vote late last night, round about 9.15 (I had intended to go from school with LL in tow to demonstrate how to be a good citizen--but it was baking hot and we were both feeling grotty). This meant that a poor old Labour activist had to knock me up (why? in our ward! especially when no canvassing had been done) to be told for the severalth time that I hadn't voted for them for ever so long (since Antonionionio's accession to be precise) but I would be going out later--at which point he got (jokingly) a little less keen on my going to the polling station. So off I went without even a piece of paper: the polling cards have got so big the last couple of years (without, I think, much of an increase in legibility) that I really don't want to take one with me. Anyway, I don't have to, so why bother.


Wandering home again in the unseasonable heat, I realised that the numbers of times I could do that--turn up without any piece of paper and simply give my address and confirm my name--were probably rapidly diminishing. As soon as ID cards come in, I'm sure they'll be required when one votes. Since I have no intention of getting my very own little bit of plastic, I guess this means the occasions on which I can turn up and vote are rapidly dwindling.


I celebrated my present access to the democratic process with a bottle of beer.

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... in the garden is busy noisily debating something. Unlike the foul parliament we have that wouldn't have the nous to win an argument.... So, are prison libraries well-stocked with sf?

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Oct. 28th, 2005 03:34 pm
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[political canvassing]


For those to whom it applies, if you haven't signed before, and you can see fit to sign, there's another anti-ID cards pledge.


[/political canvassing]

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Another anti-ID card thingie from the folk who brought us the very model of the modern labour minister

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The potential lunacies of ID cards continue: from John Hemming's blog.

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Following Our World Our Say's lead, we're going to declare our house an ID-card free zone. Well, we will be if the other adult in household says yes too.


If you print out the poster, don't look too hard at the accompanying information: too many typos!

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