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People vote least when it matters the most

Today is primary election day here in Pennsylvania, wherein we pick our candidates for things like sheriff, judge, commissioner, district attorney, school boards and so on. 197 more words


Get ready for the elections on May 19.

Tomorrow at 7 a.m. until 8 p.m. Philadelphians will be able to vote in the 2015 primary elections. Seats up for grabs include: the Democratic and Republican nominees for Mayor, City Council seats including our own 9th district, City Commission, Pennsylvania’s supreme, superior, commonwealth, common pleas and municipal courts, sheriff and register of wills. 242 more words


TUSC writes to Left Unity to discuss co-operation

As I was the joint candidate for both TUSC and Left Unity in Camberwell and Peckham I am very pleased that the National Steering Committee of  535 more words


How you can help the thousands displaced by floods in Tanzania!

The past few days have featured continuous rain showers in many parts of my country, Tanzania and other parts of East Africa. The continuous rains have caused serious damage including loss of lives, properties and livelihoods causing mental, emotional and physical trauma to many. 840 more words


Action Alert: House bill that would move primary elections to June is bad for school boards

The Minnesota House of Representatives is scheduled to take action on HF 1365 on Wednesday (May 13) afternoon. This bill would change the state’s primary election from August to June. 569 more words

2015 Legislative Session

The youngest MP since...?

Following the election of Mhairi Black last week, many of you have asked us about young MPs! Over to our Director, Dr Paul Seaward…

Many have said that Mhairi Black’s election as the SNP Member of Parliament for Paisley and Renfrewshire South at the age of 20 makes her… 786 more words

Social History

The Election is Over: What's Next for the UK?

The Conservatives commanding victory in England speaks to the cultural appeal they have with with ethnic English voters.  The SNP’s dominating performance in Scotland is a reaffirmation that Scotland wants to retain its nationalist heritage.   1,170 more words