Democracy.

Democracy means having the right to have a say in what matters.

It means taking responsibility for your choices.

It is having the right to not be silent, to not give up when things go badly.

When poor choices are made – you should never give in. You should keep going and protect others as best you can until better choices are made.

Brexit or Trump – Never fall silent.

When someone trys to take your voice – that is when democracy dies.

A letter to my MP Rachael Maskell (York Central) re: Exiting the EU.

This is a letter I have written and emailed to Rachael Maskell, MP for York Central – regarding my feelings and thoughts over the ‘Brexit’ issue and recent consequences for the UK.

Whatever your thoughts might be about the UK’s future in or out of Europe, I hope you will respect my right to petition and fight politically – for the UK to remain part of the EU.

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