There is no room for reform. We have a broken system. We need to start over. The power of solidarity gets results right away. The next stage, the yearning to do better, that’s socialism. We’re for transforming the relations of people’s power in society. Puerto Ricans will get revenge. We seek to totally abolish the…Read More Democratic Socialism: Revolution or Reform?
[Boris Johnson:] I’ve just been to see Her Majesty the Queen earlier on and she agreed to dissolve Parliament for an election. [Jeremy Corbyn:] Labour’s manifesto is a manifesto for hope. [Reporter:] Democrats face an agonising choice in 2020: who can win, who can muster enough energy and enthusiasm to get out the vote and…Read More When Video Essays Aren’t Enough: Theory, Praxis, Elections | Tom Nicholas
capping a day of wild swings in the ongoing impeachment saga and the conflict in Syria President Donald Trump told Texas supporters Thursday that next year’s election puts the survival of American democracy itself at stake don’t kid yourself Trump said during a rowdy rally while attacking his Democratic opponents they are destroying this country…Read More Donald Trump: the fate of democracy is at stake in 2020
But should this change come about it will be the most significant change to our voting system since women were given the vote. It can enfranchise some of our most disenfranchised citizens, it can capitalise on our social media society, and lead to greater numbers of young people participating in elections. It can drag our…Read More (Clip) Why online voting is a good idea | Areeq Chowdhury | WebRoots Democracy
over in Hong Kong pro-democracy candidates security landslide victory and local elections after the islands residents turned out in record numbers to vote over the weekend for the first time in a long while the streets were free of violent clashes between protesters and police on ji-yong has the details Hong Kong’s opposition pro-democracy camp…Read More Hong Kong pro-democracy camp makes major gains in local council elections
In April 2015, House Democrats proposed a bill to end the practice of “Gerrymandering”. Before we explain what that is, imagine an election where one party gets the most votes, but because of the way the votes are grouped, the other party wins the election. Doesn’t really seems like democracy, right? Well, this sort of…Read More What Is Gerrymandering?