Brighton election: Labour get 50% less seats despite having 2% more of the vote

Not all the results are in yet, but this is how it stands at the moment:

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I’m not unhappy with the Greens doing so well, but you have to wonder if it’s fair? Why should one person’s vote count for less than another’s?

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