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How a proper voting system should work

How a proper voting system should work

President Abraham Lincoln’s phrase in the Gettysburg Adress “government of the people, by the people, for the people”, is what a democracy is all about. Unfortunately politics, policies and personal preferences have turned a simple electoral system into a complicated mess. Electoral systems around the world employ various different calculations to determine winners and qualifiers. […]


How to Start a Petition

How to Start a Petition

Everyone feels passionate about something or other in their life at some point. Taking action sometimes requires petitioning. Here are some simple tips on how to go about the process of starting a petition. • First of all put the issue into words. This will be your opening statement in the petition. Don’t worry if […]


How to Organize a Protest

How to Organize a Protest

f you care about something deeply enough you will feel compelled to do something about it. But sometimes your cause will require action that is a little more aggressive than usual. This does not mean that you have to resort to violence; instead, it means that you should find a more visible way of making […]


How to Prepare for Government Protest Crackdowns

How to Prepare for Government Protest Crackdowns

An insecure or corrupt government will never let dissent go without punishment. If you are organizing a protest against such a government you must be prepared for consequences. The protest can be a peaceful sit in, a march to a significant place or even a violent measure (although this should not be a consideration). Whatever […]




Republicans don’t want women earning as much as men!

Apparently Republicans don’t want women to earn as much as men working the same job. Apparently the Republicans have a problem with women? Any chance the democrats are spreading out this rhetoric in advance of a Hillary Clinton run? I mean Hillary will surely get a huge chunk of the female vote and many of […]


What to Look for in a Tax Attorney

With winter just showing up, many people know what’s just around the corner. No, not spring; tax season. They say only two things in life are guaranteed: death and taxes. But the two can be awfully hard to tell apart sometimes, especially when it comes time to prepare your taxes if you’re going at it […]


The Problems with Fish Farms

Posted by Phin Upham “Aquaculture’s Troubled Harvest” by Bruce Barcott is an article about the fish farms throughout Broughton Archipelago, British Columbia. These remote islands “scattered through hundreds of miles of fjords,” were at first interested in the idea of getting fish farms. According to the article, they believed it would benefit the community by […]


The Tax Process

Tax is the lifeblood of the government it funds the various operations of it such as law enforcement. These funds are collected from the corporations, the companies as well as each and every consumer living in the state. As simple as it may sound the process of paying for taxes and all its complexities aren’t […]


Offshore Declaration Made Easy

You have finally made it big; your investments are maturing, if not already matured. You now own your own empire of business around the country, and are readily expanding to other borders as you enjoy the fruits of your labor. You have made it, and now, you have every credential to prove it. You no […]




Occupy Wall Street Comes to Series Television – PJ Media

Occupy Wall Street Comes to Series Television PJ Media (Trigger Alert: Stop if you're liable to throw up if you read about Occupy Wall Street's rancid worldview and agenda.) USA Network's original series Mr. Robot, which premieres on June 24, may be the most objectionable series on TV. The pilot episode … View post: Occupy Wall Street Comes to Series Television – PJ Media  Read More →


Incoming NATO Military Committee Chairman: Russia could occupy the Baltics … – Business Insider

Business Insider Incoming NATO Military Committee Chairman: Russia could occupy the Baltics … Business Insider The future chairman of the NATO Military Committee has issued some dire warnings about Russia's ability to occupy the Baltic States. Czech General Petr Pavel, who is scheduled to become chairman in June, warned on May 27th that Moscow would be able … Russian annexation of... [Read more]


HKU head defends Education Bureau’s calls for investigation into Occupy co … – South China Morning Post (subscription)

South China Morning Post (subscription) HKU head defends Education Bureau’s calls for investigation into Occupy co … South China Morning Post (subscription) He said it was reasonable for Secretary for Education Eddie Ng Hak-kim to urge HKU to investigate assistant professor and Occupy Central co-founder Benny Tai Yiu-ting over Tai’s controversial handling of donations. Tai, meanwhile,... [Read more]


Occupy student found guilty and fined HK$2000 for police assault – South China Morning Post (subscription)

South China Morning Post (subscription) Occupy student found guilty and fined HK$2000 for police assault South China Morning Post (subscription) An Occupy supporter was convicted yesterday of assaulting a police officer after a magistrate dismissed as groundless the student’s accusation that police had altered his statement. Handing down his verdict on 18-year-old Kwok Wing-sang, Deputy …... [Read more]


After Occupy, democracy activists gear up for battle of Hong Kong electoral reform – South China Morning Post (subscription)

South China Morning Post (subscription) After Occupy , democracy activists gear up for battle of Hong Kong electoral reform South China Morning Post (subscription) Pro-democracy groups are joining hands again, six months after the 79-day Occupy campaign ended, in a new movement calling for all lawmakers to vote against the government’s political reform package next month. Prominent among the... [Read more]


Occupy supporters are like jihadists, says pro-Beijing columnist in open … – South China Morning Post (subscription)

South China Morning Post (subscription) Occupy supporters are like jihadists, says pro-Beijing columnist in open … South China Morning Post (subscription) About 400 people turned up for a “freedom of speech” march yesterday to support pro-Beijing columnist Chris Wat Wing-yin – who, in an open letter read out by Robert Chow Yung, compared pro-democracy protesters to those joining... [Read more]


Nursing home squabble, frisky horse occupy Northumberland OPP: May 19-21 – Northumberland News

Northumberland News Nursing home squabble, frisky horse occupy Northumberland OPP: May 19-21 Northumberland News NORTHUMBERLAND — Northumberland OPP responded to a variety of calls this past week, including a frisky horse, a nursing home quarrel and a father trying to punish his son. On May 20, a farmer in Cramahe Township called officers after a strange horse … Read More  Read More →


BCL banners occupy city billboards – Prothom Alo (English)

Prothom Alo (English) BCL banners occupy city billboards Prothom Alo (English) BCL A campaign banner of BCL leader is posted on a commercial billboard at Karwan Bazar intersection. The photo was taken on Sunday by Abdus Salam. Many billboards across the city have been covered with campaign banners of the Bangladesh … Read more here: BCL banners occupy city billboards – Prothom Alo (English)  Read More →


Activist jailed for obstructing police during Occupy protest – South China Morning Post (subscription)

South China Morning Post (subscription) Activist jailed for obstructing police during Occupy protest South China Morning Post (subscription) An activist who was previously given a suspended prison term for trespassing at the People's Liberation Army barracks in Central was sentenced to three weeks in jail yesterday for obstructing and resisting police at an Occupy protest last year. Read More  Read More →


Vatican’s eco guru champions Occupy Wall Street thugs – Lifesite

Lifesite Vatican's eco guru champions Occupy Wall Street thugs Lifesite Indeed, Sachs made several visits to preach and teach the Occupy Wall Street anarchists. He lavishly emboldened the protestors: “You've done a magnificent job. This is how history is made. I'm with you to support you. Keep it up. We can brainstorm.”. and more » Read the original here: Vatican’s eco guru... [Read more]