AV campaigns able to spend more than £11 million

by Stephen Tall on August 10, 2010

Today’s Financial Times reports: Campaigners for and against electoral reform will be able to spend a total of more than £11m in a blizzard of promotional material and advertisements in the run-up to next year’s referendum, the Electoral Commission has confirmed. Under the law, the Yes and No campaigns on the alternative vote (AV) system […]

Do the rich lack compassion compared to the poor?

by Stephen Tall on August 10, 2010

A month ago I asked the question, Can we get more people giving, AND increase total charitable giving at the same time?, pointing out that poorer people are relatively more generous than richer people: … survey after survey both in (…)

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