Science journal publishes controversial research on how women choose to vote
Christopher Columbus: "They have no weapons and are all naked and with no experience of arms and very timid, so that a thousand of them would not stand up to three of us, and so they are suitable to take orders and be made to work, sow and do anything else that may be needed."
Some government activities fall neatly into one of the three categories. While many of us learned of the three branches nature of American government -- legislative, executive and judicial -- many fewer of us are aware of the other three-part nature of American government -- local, state and federal.
Activist Chris Phillips got his start with the Green Party in 2000 working for Ralph Nader's presidential campaign. He joined the Occupy Wall Street movement in October of 2011 and participated at the occupations in New York City and Buffalo, including a six-month stint near Trinity Church
The Shah’s eventual removal of power in 1979 sparked a wholesale revolution in Iran, one which can find its roots in the anger and disgust most Iranians felt when learning of the true details of the fall of Mossadegh. Mossadegh’s legacy still lives on today, in demonstrations and protests around the country.
Please rescue Wang Bingzhang, for he is the pioneer and the leader of China's democratic movement. Please rescue Wang Bingzhang, because while his fate is shared by numerous democracy activists; his freedom would also pave the way for more Chinese people's freedom.
We are currently in the midst of the annual 16 Days of Activism Against Gender-Based Violence Campaign. The 16 Days Campaign begins on International Day for the Elimination of Violence Against Women (November 25) and concludes on International Human Rights Day (December 10).