This is worth making a page. Paul Barnes an Independent candidate in Ontario has written this wonderful description of the platform of an Independent.
“Platform? What Platform?
“I am consistently dumbfounded, when asked, as an independent candidate, “what is your platform?”
Here it is, are you ready?
I DON’T HAVE ONE!
YOU are IT and yes its that simple”
To read on:
John Richardson (Independent Candidate – Toronto Danforth) was asked the question: “How would an Independent represent a riding?”
His answer is as follows: