Of English elephants and Cornish mice

Posted: April 2, 2013 in constitution, democracy, devolution
We can’t have a repetition of the situation 12 years ago whereby 10% of the people of Cornwall called for their own assembly, only for it to be rebuffed out of hand by the political establishment because it was inconvenient for them.

England the Elephant in the Room | Unlock Democracy

Well done and thanks to Unlock Democracy for not forgetting our right to self-determination. If we can’t have a Cornish assembly for the moment and a UK constitutional convention seems unlikely in the near future then perhaps MK and others should consider the potential of a peoples assembly (pdf).

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