Joshua Ferrer

Joshua Ferrer is a PhD student in Political Science at the University of California, Los Angeles. He holds a Master of Arts degree in Politics from the University of Otago, which he earned on a Fulbright Graduate Student Research Grant to New Zealand.

Jul 4, 2020

Consensus-based NZ electoral reform is a lovely idea. And it’s mostly a myth

Extending the franchise to prisoners is the latest in a series of contentious electoral reforms enacted by this government. But is it really that rare?

Read on.

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