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Electoral Reform

On the Issues from Abortion to War & Peace

Robert David Steele | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics
Robert David Steele

I want to put this somewhat intellectual blog posting into perspective. Below is a quote from Matt Taibbi's new book, Griftopia-Bubble Machines, Vamp...

The Four Billion Dollars in Job Creation that Could Be Discouraging Voters: Electing Politicians

Rev. Romal J. Tune | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics
Rev. Romal J. Tune

For the past couple of weeks leading into the mid-term elections we have seen reports in the media on how much campaigns are spending to elect our nat...

How New Leader Ed Miliband Can Restore the Labour Family

Indra Adnan | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics
Indra Adnan

Brothers David and Ed Miliband recently went head-to-head in the fight to become the new leader of Britain's Labour party. In the end, Ed won 50.65% of his party's votes to his older brother's 49.35%.

The Real Deal in London

Ann Pettifor | Posted 05.25.2011 | World
Ann Pettifor

Cameron and Clegg have grabbed the post-election spotlight, and are doing deals behind closed doors to forge a coalition, and force out Brown.

What the UK Election Could Mean for Electoral Reform, Youth, and America

Alex Koroknay-Palicz | Posted 05.25.2011 | World
Alex Koroknay-Palicz

Critics say that young people lack the maturity to vote. Considering the selfish, short-sighted policies our elders vote for time and time again, are we really going to be foolish enough to call this mature?

Get 'Em (Ready to Vote) While They're Young

Rob Richie | Posted 05.25.2011 | Home
Rob Richie

The importance of encouraging youth participation in our democracy is difficult to overstate, and it is in our interest to avoid becoming apathetic about apathy.

Electoral Reform on the Ballot: Wins for Instant Runoff Voting and More

Rob Richie | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics
Rob Richie

A round of electoral reform victories in key ballot measures suggest that Americans have had enough of antiquated electoral laws.