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On the one side, there are those who believe that not voting 'punishes' the politicians, shows the low regard in which they are held, highlights public anger over their actions and sends the 'message' that they should leave.
Not Voting Could Imply Participating in a Collectively Harmful Omission
It was created with 25% voting No and 25% plus a few hundred voting Yes and more than 49% not voting.
Last year the vote was 179 to 4, with several countries not voting at all.
Mary Taylor (R-Uniontown), passed by a vote of 82-6 with 11 members not voting.
I was not voting for an erosion of national identity.
We do live in a democracy stilland you can vote or not, but by not voting you are actively withdrawing from society, and have no right to complain if things go wrong.
What if the American hierarchy had convinced Catholics that not voting en masse would tell both political parties that Catholics were about to again become a voter bloc to be taken seriously.