This one goes out to all those people who wish they didn’t have to vote in the West Australian Senate Election yesterday.
These women in Afghanistan are PROUDLY risking death, kidnapping, torture and social exclusion to have their say in how their country runs.
Democracy means “People Power”.
The price for having a government which acts in the best interests of it’s citizens is eternal vigilance by those citizens. You can either be a subservient subject of some elite be they a religious elite, royal family or wealthy land owner; or you can choose to be a citizen of a democratic nation. Continue reading