You may have read about the news that many voters have been turned away from voting over here in the UK. I'd like to share a little analogy abut what happened, why it is so controversial and how it goes beyond voter suppression.
Wednesday, 6 February 2019
A little while ago, I wrote a post on Facebook complaining that my new car's fuel efficiency gauge was expressed in miles per gallon. "What's a gallon?" I asked.
Over here in England, fuel has been sold by the litre for decades. Gallons are an archaic unit which no-one under 40 has ever had to deal with.