Paul Allen: It's a crucial decision we make on Thursday, but have you read the Treaty? No? I thought not ...
A VOTE is like a rifle," according to Theodore Roosevelt. "Its usefulness depends upon the character of the user."
The former US president’s words come to mind as our upcoming referendum is fast approaching. The reason is it seems the electorate is in danger of shooting its nose off to spite its face regardless of how they vote.
The reality is for the vast majority of us the last thing we will actually be voting on is the fiscal treaty.