[ILUG] Thank god some one has some sense...(With the three
vwerner at gmail.com
Thu May 7 14:48:54 IST 2009
While the fact of multiple votings is not un democratic per se (the
population can change its mind), the intention on which is done in the
European Parliament its not: it doesn't respond to a change of attitude of
the society, it just represents an intent to push a legislation even when
the population is against.
On Thu, May 7, 2009 at 2:44 PM, Kevin Lyda <kevin at ie.suberic.net> wrote:
> On Thu, May 7, 2009 at 1:16 PM, Vicente Werner <vwerner at gmail.com> wrote:
> > The problem is that it will be voted again, and again, as the patents,
> > its eventually accepted. That legislation is being pushed by the
> > non-democratic European Comision, and while the parliament has power to
> > it, eventually it might gather enough support until it gets accepted.
> Voting on things multiple times is not undemocratic. It is, in fact,
> exactly what democracy is for. I'm glad we won but that is not a
> license to stop participating and making sure our views continue to
> Kevin Lyda
> Dublin, Ireland
> US Citizen overseas? We can vote.
> Register now: http://www.votefromabroad.org/
Vicente Werner y Sánchez
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