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Ministry Of Truth

Posted by Dave (The Void) on November 2, 2007

A fascinating documentary (~30mins) that looks behind the scenes of British quasi-democracy. After discovering that MPs have no legal obligation not to lie, director Richard Symons embarks on a quest to introduce one, through a ‘Misrepresentation of the People Act’.

(click here to watch the whole programme)

You can view the bill – now called the ‘Elected Representatives (Prohibition of Deception) Bill’ – here. So far a total of 35 MPs have expressed support for idea; you can email your representative about it here and keep up to date with the latest news regarding its progress here.

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One Response to “Ministry Of Truth”

  1. […] Tags: adam price, plaid cymru, SNP You may remember Adam Price MP from the recent documentary Ministry Of Truth; he’s the Plaid Cymru representative who agreed to sponsor the bill that would prohibit […]

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