Hung Parliament in the UK A Very Un-British Election Result

Britain, it seems, has finally become European, at least in its political system. The UK's much-dreaded hung parliament would be business as usual on the Continent, where parties are used to forming coalition governments. Britain's unfair first-past-the-post system needs to finally be fixed.
Conservative Party leader David Cameron on the cover of Friday's newspapers: Britain has its first hung parliament in decades after no single party managed to obtain a majority in Thursday's general election.

Conservative Party leader David Cameron on the cover of Friday's newspapers: Britain has its first hung parliament in decades after no single party managed to obtain a majority in Thursday's general election.

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