Bisexual representation

Women have different ways of thinking, acting and debating which are marginalised and devalued by our male-dominated Cabinet and parliament ("And men shall speak unto men", 28 May). How would it be if we had a male and a female MP from each constituency, so ensuring a 50-50 balance of parliamentary power between the sexes?

Peter Davies
Halifax

This article first appeared in the 11 June 2001 issue of the New Statesman, There are years of fun to come