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

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