School of Communication and Culture Associate Prof. David Black, a political communications expert, was interviewed by CHEK News’ Mary Griffin about the Green party and NDP’s push to change BC’s current first-past-the-post system to proportional representation. Legislation slated for today is expected to lead to a referendum in Nov. 2018.
Here is an excerpt:
"A PR system, might in some sense, eliminate the ridings as we know them. And create a different kind of community, and regional basis for representation," Black said.