Islanders currently stand as independent candidates, but this special system could be about to disappear.
Social media sites aren't the only online systems that can secretly influence people's votes. Search engines can too and may be even more successful – and undetectable.
How you vote is an indication of the role you think government plays in society. As elections loom in Canada and beyond, here's a guide to non-partisan, responsible voting.
Findings suggest parties should rethink the way they chase the 'female vote'.
A pilot requiring some voters to show ID in May's local elections could be the next blow for the Windrush generation.
Opera goers are high multiplier voters. Win them over and you might get a few more supporters along the way.
Teens' brains develop different skills along a predictable timeline. These milestones should influence the legal age boundaries for voting, buying guns and being put to death.
As the American colonists famously said: 'No taxation without representation.'
The UK doesn't have enough evidence to back votes for 16 and 17-year-olds.
Jeremy Corbyn's Labour managed something huge in 2017, even if turnout hasn't proved to be as high as expected.
A new analysis shows STEM majors tend to vote less than others. But researchers say the relationship between a college major and voter turnout is not necessarily cause and effect.
Why experts don't always win the argument.
Can internet voting bring young people to the polls? Here's the evidence so far.
If only expensive documents such as passports are acceptable forms of identification at polling stations, many people may be denied their democratic rights. Free voter cards are essential.
Gerrymandered districts are under fire across the US. But a weird district shape isn't necessarily a bad one.
The real reason for Labor's return to full preferential voting was to assist them in garnering preferences from the Greens - but it may end up strengthening the LNP.
With a year before Election Day 2018, election integrity depends on ensuring fairness and access for American voters. Foreign tampering is a real but less serious concern.
Gerrymandering is being hotly debated around the US. Can math help us figure out how to divide the country up fairly?
There are good reasons to be concerned about the procedures used for voter registration in many countries, including many long-established democracies.
In an upcoming case about Wisconsin's voting districts, the Supreme Court will tackle legal questions that have long gone unanswered.