How Exposed Are Irish Election Systems To Interference? Very Exposed…

The people who cast the votes decide nothing. The people who count the votes decide everything. Josef Stalin, Communist & mass murderer of over 30 million people In the Irish General election of February 2020, new political party Aontú received 1.9% first preference votes from Irish Citizens. Just one Aontú candidate of the twenty-six who ran was elected to the national parliament (The Dail) – party founder Peadar Tóibín. Aontú was formed in January of 2019 by Tóibín after he split from the Sinn Fein political party, due to his personal opposition to Sinn Fein’s new-found pro-abortion policies in the run up to the … Continue reading How Exposed Are Irish Election Systems To Interference? Very Exposed…