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  • so it was recently reported that our prime minister is considering canceling the May elections, canceling your chance to choose your leaders via the democratic system.

  • This just isn't for mayor of London.

  • This is also for all of the county and city councils throughout the country.

  • This is alarming indeed, because the whole point of a democracy is for us to choose our elected officials that represent us so they could make the best decisions about our health, about our businesses, our livelihood and our Children's futures, and to not be allowed to do that is basically a removal of your human right.

  • And it's something that we should be very alarmed by.

  • And it's something I'm concerned by.

  • If you look at what's happened this year, they already postponed elections.

  • Ah, year.

  • So last year we were supposed to have elections in May of 2020 but it was postponed because of co vid, and now they're considering doing it again.

  • The current mayor of London shouldn't even be in that office for an extra year because no one ever voted for him to be in for five years, and now our leaders were talking about extending those elections, even Mawr.

  • What about a postal vote?

  • Because I understand if there are concerns about issues or transmissions of co vid, maybe you can't have people do it as a live boat.

  • But our prime minister already ruled out the possibility of a postal vote as well.

  • This is alarming to me.

  • And it should be alarming to you because they're taking away your rights.

  • Toe elect leaders that represent you.

  • Let me ask you a question.

  • Are you happy with all the decisions that your elected officials have made in the last 12 months?

  • Yeah, me neither.

  • I'm not.

  • And I wanna make sure that I can choose the person and that that person is also going to act in my interests.

  • And that's why we have regular fixed term elections.

  • And that's not happening now.

  • What can we do about it?

  • Well, I am creating a petition that's gonna go in front of Parliament to demand that we have free and fair elections in this country on May 6 of this year.

  • And I need your help.

  • So please click the link below and join me.

  • Give me your signature, and let's send a clear signal out that this two party system will not co opt our human right to choose who our leaders are, and let's hold them accountable to make decisions based on how we feel.

  • That's the whole point of this democracy, and it gets hijacked when things are postponed and we're not allowed to elect our officials.

  • So this is alarming.

  • I'm very concerned about this.

  • Not just because I plan to be the next mayor of London soon, but also because it affects all of us and our ability to choose our leaders and get them to act in our interests going forward.

  • So click the link.

  • Sign this petition in parliament.

  • If we get enough signatures, it will actually have to be debated on.

  • We could make sure we get our free and fair elections coming up on May 6.

  • Help me on.

so it was recently reported that our prime minister is considering canceling the May elections, canceling your chance to choose your leaders via the democratic system.

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B1 alarming choose canceling postponed postal mayor

PRIME MINISTER BORIS JOHNSON CONSIDERS CANCELING OUR ELECTIONS ? WE DEMAND FREE & FAIR VOTING NOW?

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    林宜悉 posted on 2021/01/07
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