Should everyone have access to the countryside, even when it’s privately owned?


Should electronic surveillance of American citizens by the US government only be permitted after court approval of a legal warrant? Or should we trust the government to exercise its powers to protect the United States in a time of threat?


Whilst many parliaments and assemblies have two houses (‘bicameral’), a few only have one (‘unicameral’). Is this good?


Should acts of hate be criminalized? What acts should be considered hate crimes?


Normally punishments fit the crime more than the criminal. Countries have big long lists of minimum and maximum sentances for particular crimes. Within this there is a little leaway dependent upon the state of mind of the criminal, repeat offences and what their motivation was.