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An important reminder: these early exit polls, by pollsters for German public broadcasters, do not include postal ballots, which experts say could make up more than 40% of the total votes cast compared to about 29% in the previous 2017 elections.

'Sapere aude'
by Oui (Oui) on Sun Sep 26th, 2021 at 04:43:11 PM EST
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So postal ballot fraud will determine the result.
How American!
by StillInTheWilderness on Tue Sep 28th, 2021 at 07:55:22 PM EST
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Patriarchy Strikes Back? Iceland's Historic Female-Majority Parliament Up in Smoke After Recount
"Early vote counts showed that 33 of the 63 seats in the Althing, the Icelandic parliament, were won by women, which was hailed as a milestone. ... Following a recount in the western part of the country, the result was altered, handing the parliamentary majority back to men."
by Cat on Tue Sep 28th, 2021 at 08:09:49 PM EST
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48% women (30 seats) still. Other countries are lagging far behind.
by Bernard (bernard) on Tue Sep 28th, 2021 at 08:26:06 PM EST
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Except Rwanda
by gk (gk (gk quattro due due sette @gmail.com)) on Wed Sep 29th, 2021 at 04:45:14 AM EST
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According to the Inter-Parliamentary Union, Rwanda leads the world with women making up 61% of its Chamber of Deputies, with Cuba, Nicaragua and Mexico narrowly over the 50% mark. Worldwide, the organization says just over a quarter of legislators are women.
Venn diagram story developing ...
by Cat on Wed Sep 29th, 2021 at 02:59:57 PM EST
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