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  • Politicians
  • On this BA (Hons) Politics Degree Course you'll study the contemporary challenges that politicians and the public face, as well as the historic flashpoints that led to the current governance of our society. (port.ac.uk)
  • But from South Asia to the heartland of Europe and now even to Wall Street , these protesters share something else: wariness, even contempt, toward traditional politicians and the democratic political process they preside over. (nytimes.com)
  • activism
  • While young people often play central and catalyzing roles in movements for democracy around the world, they are less engaged than older generations in voting and party activism. (iknowpolitics.org)
  • trade unions
  • Increasingly, citizens of all ages, but particularly the young, are rejecting conventional structures like parties and trade unions in favor of a less hierarchical, more participatory system modeled in many ways on the culture of the Web. (nytimes.com)
  • South Wales
  • Subsequently to this, the New South Wales party ran for 1976 by-elections in the seats of Pittwater and The Hills . (wikipedia.org)
  • Its fatal handicaps included Chifley's bank-nationalisation proposals and ceaseless strikes (including, I suggest, the memory of wartime strikes ) and its overly-close relationship with the Communist Party, in New South Wales at least. (quadrant.org.au)
  • altogether
  • In that sense, the protest movements in democracies are not altogether unlike those that have rocked authoritarian governments this year, toppling longtime leaders in Tunisia , Egypt and Libya . (nytimes.com)
  • Senate
  • But when Connecticut Gov. John Rowland was implicated in a corruption scandal this summer and Aniskovich, the Senate minority leader pro tempore, refused to demand Rowland's resignation, Meyer saw an opportunity to mount a successful campaign. (yaledailynews.com)
  • I'm curious if the Senate allows such other totally biased parties to set up exhibits like that during debate on other bills. (techdirt.com)
  • Voters
  • We did a poll in June which indicated that we could win if we educated voters about Aniskovich's relationship with ex-Gov. John Rowland," Meyer said. (yaledailynews.com)
  • considers
  • An overwhelming majority of Turkish people considers Uyghurs as their ethnic brethren living in ancestral lands under oppression, and demands their government to be more vocal about their rights. (atimes.com)
  • principles
  • 5. political principles or opinions. (thefreedictionary.com)
  • In 2016 the IPU membership endorsed the document " Rejuvenating democracy, giving voice to youth ", based on the principles promoted by the young parliamentarians of the IPU: "No decisions about us without us", that outlines how parliaments and parliamentarians could help rejuvenate democracy and give the world's young people a voice in political decision-making. (iknowpolitics.org)
  • national
  • You can work in areas such as national and local government, teaching, consultancy, marketing and business, and in organisations such the UN, lobbying organisations, the NHS and think tanks. (port.ac.uk)
  • We discuss how the different institutional environment of the EU affects the assumptions and predictions of theories of political parties developed for the national context and discuss how political parties can influence EU legislative decision-making. (diva-portal.org)
  • These include designing strategies by national parliaments and political parties that target the inclusion of young MPs and ensure diversity among youth, addressing the disparities between the number of young men and young women entering parliament. (iknowpolitics.org)
  • Chan Hou-sheng, a National Taiwan University professor accompanying Siew, said there was no political agenda for the talks with Qian. (cnn.com)
  • Science
  • The art or science of government or governing, especially the governing of a political entity, such as a nation, and the administration and control of its internal and external affairs. (thefreedictionary.com)
  • It is not only the definitive political science treatment of think tanks in the United States, but also an extremely insightful study of the transformation of the policymaking community and process in Washington. (cambridge.org)
  • role
  • Scholars have raised doubts about the ability of political parties to fulfil their traditional role as 'transmission belts' between citizens and legislators in the EU. (diva-portal.org)
  • The empirical literature shows that, whereas parties play a role in most institutions, they are not always the dominant players, and their effect varies both across and within these institutions. (diva-portal.org)
  • In additional to political leadership in the government, cultural and social drivers also play an important role in the development of environmental laws. (eponline.com)
  • Andrew Rich's study of evolution and role of think tanks in American politics is a first-class contribution to our understanding of public policy making. (cambridge.org)
  • years
  • From Brexit to alternative truth, the NHS to the case for global intervention in North Korea, recent years have seen politics become increasingly divisive. (port.ac.uk)
  • I thought about this years back, because it seems like a lot of people vote for whatever their political party is voting for, even though they may not entirely agree with it. (hubpages.com)
  • He moved to Guilford three years ago to be closer to his family after spending his whole political career in New York. (yaledailynews.com)
  • During the last 40 years, the enactment of most major environmental laws required the majority in Congress and a president from the opposite political party to work together. (eponline.com)
  • This is what happens when one party controls an area for so many years," he said. (liherald.com)
  • University
  • There generally are two types of lawmakers on Capitol Hill - show horses and workhorses, said Jennifer Lawless, director of the Women & Politics Institute and a professor of government at American University in Washington. (presstelegram.com)
  • Uppsala University, Disciplinary Domain of Humanities and Social Sciences, Faculty of Social Sciences, Department of Government. (diva-portal.org)
  • work
  • The only reason why Malaysians are forced to throng these boring, soulless malls is because federal and state governments do not bother upgrading public parks or work on creating world-class libraries and museums. (themalaymailonline.com)
  • take
  • But in its other senses politics can take either a singular or plural verb. (thefreedictionary.com)
  • Donald Trump's victory, Brexit and Pauline Hanson's resurgence are signals from across the English-speaking world that the "little battalions" of battlers are mad as hell at the political class and won't take it anymore . (quadrant.org.au)
  • control
  • The ruling UNIR (Unity) party, formerly the RPT (Rally of the Togolese People) party, dominated politics and maintained firm control over all levels of the highly centralized government. (state.gov)
  • The main human rights problems reported during the year included security force use of excessive force, official corruption and impunity, and government control of the press through beatings and harassment of journalists and sometimes outright censorship. (state.gov)
  • people
  • It was founded by Robert Menzies and came to power nationally in 1949, largely by appealing to the "forgotten people"-the middle-class battlers and independent-minded self-employed whose superannuation and financial independence the present Liberal government has been attacking. (quadrant.org.au)
  • Politics is typically regarded as a space for politically experienced men, and while women are often disadvantaged in accumulating experience to run for office, young people are systematically marginalized because of their young age, limited opportunities, and projected lack of experience. (iknowpolitics.org)
  • Through these studies, IPU provides a number of recommendations for action which, if acted on, will ensure young people are fully engaged in politics. (iknowpolitics.org)
  • support
  • Infants of female pretrial detainees and prisoners were placed in the care of private nurseries, which received government support. (state.gov)
  • career
  • felt that politics was a worthwhile career. (thefreedictionary.com)
  • You'll finish the course primed for a career in the world of politics, but also with a raft of transferable skills sought after in sectors such as teaching, journalism and risk analysis. (port.ac.uk)
  • But meeting John F. Kennedy in 1961 convinced him to pursue a political career. (yaledailynews.com)
  • Meyer began a storied political career when Kennedy's brother Bobby, then the Attorney General, appointed him to a position in the Justice Department, where he aggressively prosecuted the Mafia during the sixties. (yaledailynews.com)
  • He lost a congressional campaign in 1976 but inspired New York State Attorney General Eliot Spitzer, then a high school student and a volunteer for Meyer, to begin a career in politics. (yaledailynews.com)
  • less
  • Nevertheless, Siew is the second vice-chairman of the Nationalist Party, or Kuomintang, to visit China in less than six months. (cnn.com)
  • year
  • There were no reports the government or its agents committed arbitrary or unlawful killings during the year. (state.gov)
  • life
  • More intergenerational poverty, more violent communities, lower net worth and worse life outcomes - all because the Democrat party pushed blacks to sign up for welfare in mass and then keeps them angry and dependent for the votes. (hubpages.com)
  • China
  • Although the Chinese government adopted an open and flexible attitude towards the TPP, it has moved strategically by accelerating the negotiations of the RCEP and China-Korea FTA, as well as updating its FTA with ASEAN. (ciaonet.org)
  • federal
  • Because we have no local council elections, the Kuala Lumpur City Hall (DBKL) is controlled by the Barisan Nasional (BN) federal government even though most of the city's MPs are from Pakatan Harapan (PH). (themalaymailonline.com)
  • Sixty-seven "significant" federal environmental laws were identified to examine the long-range trends in regulatory development in relation to political party divisions in the government. (eponline.com)
  • relationship
  • While each law may have its own driving force and history, this article concentrates on the historical relationship of environmental laws and party division. (eponline.com)
  • felt
  • Asked whether he felt pressured by the party leader to hire Linda Mangano, he was adamant. (liherald.com)