Is it time for change in democracy as a new Senate takes its seats?

Usually little attention is paid in the media to the election of the Upper House of Parliament in the Netherlands. It’s a slightly outdated system, in which the newly elected provincial parliament members vote for their candidate in the Senate. Not quite as archaic as the UK’s Upper House of hereditary peers, but hardly an example … Continue reading Is it time for change in democracy as a new Senate takes its seats?