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IACL research group: workshop on the constitutional amendment process

On 15 May 2015, a group of scholars from fourteen countries gathered at Boston College to discuss various practical and theoretical approaches to the constitutional amendment process. 1,258 more words

IACL Research Group

Pro-Democracy Activists March in Arkansas to Crush Citizens United

On Tuesday in Little Rock, pro-democracy activists from all over the country marched on the state Capitol to promote Arkansas’s crucial ballot initiative to get big money out of politics. 184 more words

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Episode 266 - Some Good News, For A Change

In Britain the “Conservatives” pull off a stunning victory, ObamaCurse could be torpedoed on constitutionality, Justice Scalia waxes on the Constitution, King Barry shows how much he hates cops and America. 30 more words

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Kelly and Bolt

A rather confused column in today’s OZ from Paul Kelly – a journalist I generally admire and a rare “straight flyer”.

http://www.theaustralian.com.au/opinion/columnists/polarising-forces-threaten-to-derail-bid-for-indigenous-recognition/story-e6frg74x-1227330880069

Kelly writes about the proposed referendum on recognition of indigenous people in the Constitution. 328 more words

South Carolina Lawmakers Introduce Bills to Bring Up Vote on Personhood of Unborn

By Heather Clark – Posted at Christian News Network:

COLUMBIA, S.C. — South Carolina lawmakers have formally introduced companion bills that would bring the issue of the personhood of the unborn before voters for the 2016 election. 140 more words

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Thom Hartmann on the We The People Amendment

ONLY PEOPLE SHOULD HAVE RIGHTS, AND ONLY THE PEOPLE SHOULD HAVE A SAY IN GOVERNMENT

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In Sri Lanka, A New Dawn Breaks

The 19th Amendment to the Constitution puts Sri Lanka well on the road to meaningful democratic reform and signalled the return of a vibrant parliamentary democracy. 19 more words

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