Rather than blame the electoral system, perhaps parties should look first at their ability to attract votes.
More than 80 per cent of B.C. voters did not vote for the Green Party.
Within B.C. and across Canada, there are precedents for a referendum on electoral reform.
Some Green Party policies, which more than 80 per cent of the province voted against, may be adopted.
The issue of electoral reform received very little attention during the 2015 campaign.
Under proportional representation, voters effectively provide a sample of their opinions and the parties decide who will govern.