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Administration still considering removing Iran’s IRGC from list of terrorist organizations despite Erbil attack

(March 17, 2022 / JNS) Despite the organization’s recent attack near US assets in Iraq, the Biden administration has reportedly thwarted the Iranian regime’s demand to remove the Islamic Revolutionary Guard Corps (IRGC) from the list of foreign terrorist organizations if the IRGC s publicly commits to de-escalation in the region. , according to Axios. […]

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Letter of the day | Parody of a third political party | Letters

THE EDITOR, Madam: “The first third party in 1944, when we had the first general elections under the new Constitution, the Jamaican Democratic Party, was really a party of businessmen who had no attraction to either the PNP (Parti People’s National Party) nor for the JLP (Jamaican Labor Party),” political historian Troy Caine said in […]

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The Struggle of the Indigenous Jumma Tribes of Bangladesh – The Organization for World Peace

The Chittagong Hill Tracts (CHT) are home to the indigenous Jumma tribes of Bangladesh, who consist of eleven ethnicities and are predominantly Buddhist, Christian and animist believers and who, like native and indigenous groups in the United States, Canada and Australia, fight against overwhelming oblivion. The Bangladeshi government during the brutal Dhaka crusade to overwhelm […]

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Himanta Biswa Sarma is of the view that Congress will not remain a major political party by 2026; ‘limit’

A day after Congress witnessed a major setback in five states that went to the Assembly polls, Assam’s Chief Minister Himanta Biswa Sarma on Friday took a dig at the big old party and said the party would be reduced to a small geographical area by 2026 According to ANI, Sarma said, “I think the […]

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Law must apply to all political campaigns – Manila Bulletin

In a political campaign season as hot as the coming summer, cool heads must prevail when it comes to campaign matters. It’s obvious – understandable too – that all campaigns want to be ahead, project a sense of invincibility and hide every inch of vulnerability. Since winning is paramount, all tricks of the trade are […]

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Closing of political party registrations ahead of local elections in Cambodia – The Diplomat

Advertising A total of 17 political parties have registered to contest the June communal elections, an important indicator of the July 2023 national elections. The three-day registration period, which ended on Monday, saw tens of thousands of candidates registering to compete. 11,622 council positions and the management of 1,652 municipalities. Elections in communes, the administrative […]

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Military Coups in Africa Endanger the Rule of Law – The Organization for World Peace

The waves of military takeovers that some African countries have experienced in recent months have plunged the continent into a new era of uncertainty and instability. The military junta has once again left its primary functions – the protection of the territorial integrity of our nations – for the halls of power, where the tools […]

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U’khand parties refine strategies ahead of vote count

With less than 24 hours to go before the votes are counted, political parties in Uttarakhand on Wednesday began fine-tuning their strategies to deal with any scenarios that might emerge once the results of the assembly polls are announced. The counting of votes for the 70 seats in the State Assembly will begin at 8 […]

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EC on ‘stolen’ Akhilesh Yadav EVMs in Varanasi claim

Akhilesh Yadav, leader of the Samajwadi party Photo: IENS Lucknow: the Electoral Commission categorically rejected Samajwadi Festival chief Akilesh Yadav‘s EVM ‘stolen’ in Varanasi allegations, and stated that the voting machines which had been transported were intended for the training of counting officers and were not used in the Uttar Pradesh 2022 election. The UP […]

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FEO will organize a one-day stakeholder forum aimed at improving voter participation

Election Supervisor Mohammed Saneem. Elections Supervisor Mohammed Saneem said the Fiji Elections Office has decided to hold a one-day stakeholder forum on the 30th of this month with the aim of improving voter turnout. He said that the guests scheduled for this Stakeholder Forum are representatives of political parties, civil society organizations, media, voters, academics […]

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County Ethics Committee assesses police union donations to political campaigns

By Raymond Janis The Suffolk County Ethics Board issued an advisory opinion on February 16 regarding police union campaign contributions to elected officials. In May 2021, County Legislator Rob Trotta (R-Fort Salonga) sought an opinion regarding donations made by the Suffolk County Police Benevolent Association to former District Attorney Tim Sini’s (D) campaign. Trotta asked […]

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The Growing Popularity of Green Political Party Beliefs | Earth.Org – Past | Gift

The seriousness of climate change and the importance of environmental protection have become priorities for many, with some believing that these issues should be at the top of the political and government agenda. A growing number of people have started voting for the Green Party in their country to represent their concerns and views. […]

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Follow the money – who benefits from political campaign donations

The trucking convoy that terrorized the citizens of Ottawa for three weeks bluntly exposed, through the shutdown of online fundraising campaigns GoFundMe and GiveSendGo, the corrupting influence of money in public affairs. The two campaigns have raised around $10 million each and an investigation is now underway to track the money to find out who […]

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Johor polls: Police investigate political party flag burning incidents

JOHOR BAHRU (February 28): Police are investigating incidents of burning and throwing of flags of political parties vying for the Johor State elections in Layang-Layang State constituency of Kluang, Monday February 28. Johor Police Chief Datuk Kamarul Zaman Mamat said so far that they have found three political party flags which were burned and thrown […]

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Police investigate incidents of burning political party flags

JOHOR BAHRU: Police are investigating incidents of burning and throwing of political party flags contesting the Johor State election in Layang-Layang State constituency in Kluang today. Johor Police Chief Datuk Kamarul Zaman Mamat said so far they have found three political party flags which were burned and thrown during regular patrols conducted in the state […]

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How not to lead a political party

BY OLALEKAN ADIGUN The Progressive Governors Forum (PGF) – an umbrella body of state governors elected on the platform of the All Progressives Congress (APC) – met with President Muhammadu Buhari after the party’s long-awaited national convention was held. again been postponed by the Guardian and Extraordinary Planning Convention (CECPC), this time from February 26 […]

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Extinction Rebellion Malta is tackling the climate crisis one political party at a time

Extinction Rebellion Malta met with the Nationalist Party on February 23, 2022 to discuss the subject of the climate crisis and how to solve it. Present at the meeting where the members of PN Karl Goulder and Michael Piccininoin the same way Kris Bajada – XR chair, Isabelle Mallia – XR Secretary General, Zofia Stelmaszczyk […]

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Spread betting on the agenda for political parties…

The run-up to elections is when political parties need the most money, and the latest revelations about South African political funding suggest parties were hard at work on the phone just before local elections in November 2021. The majority of donations to South African political parties in the third quarter of 2021/22 are recorded as […]

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IEC reveals that Patrice Motsepe is a top donor to political parties and has given 5 parties combined R13m

Patrice Motsepe was the top donor to South Africa’s five major political parties, according to the Electoral Commission of South Africa The law on the financing of political parties requires that all donations received by a political party be declared quarterly The African National Congress was the recipient of the bulk of donations in the […]

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Activision CEO Reportedly Supports Political Campaigns Through Secret Societies

If you don’t keep up to date with the behind-the-scenes activities of the gaming world, you may have missed the biggest scandal gaming has ever seen. Currently Call of Duty the publisher, Activision Blizzard, is embroiled in a sexual harassment lawsuit filed against it by the state of California following numerous allegations. Allegations like female […]

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Prevention is political: Political party affiliation predicts perceived risk and prevention behaviors for COVID-19 | BMC Public Health

As of November 23, 2021, there were over 43.6 million SARS-CoV-2 infections in the United States [1, 2] and more than 700,000 deaths from COVID-19 [1, 3]. Infection and death rates likely significantly underestimate the true population impact given that there have been nearly 300,000 additional deaths in the United States since the start of […]

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Political party coffers shrink as outside groups grow

A recent analytical news release from the NJ Election Law Enforcement Commission (ELEC) showed that county political party committees raised $14.3 million and spent $13.2 million in 2021. Although county political party financial activity last year was the highest since the previous gubernatorial election in 2017, county committee activity was significantly lower than in the […]

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Book Review: Neither Vertical Nor Horizontal: A Theory of Political Organization by Rodrigo Nunes

In Neither vertical nor horizontal: a theory of political organization, Rodrigo Nunes challenges the binary that opposes verticalism to horizontalism, proposing instead that we approach political organization as a diverse ecology of different initiatives and organizational forms. It is a timely contribution to theoretical debates around the organization and global collective memory of political struggles, […]

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Estamos Unidos Por La Patria, a new political party in El Salvador

Party leader Glenn Parada is seeking change in El Salvador. Party Leader Glenn Parada Bring new leadership to the country from conservative concepts and from the perspective of a diaspora PALM BEACH, Florida – January 29, 2022 – (Newswire.com) Glenn Parada creates a new political party in El Salvador with his brother Jose Isaac Parada […]

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Punjab: Compulsory to declare criminal history by candidate, political party, says CEO

Candidates as well as political parties must publish a statement in widely circulated newspapers about the candidate’s background and give wide publicity in the electronic media. Wide publicity means that the same must be done at least three times after the filing of nomination papers. Disclosure of these details, Chief Electoral Officer (CEO) of Punjab […]

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Obligation to declare criminal history by the running candidate, political party concerned: CEO of Punjab

CHANDIGAR: The candidate as well as the political party concerned must publish a statement in the widely circulated newspapers of the locality on the background of the candidate and also give wide publicity in the electronic media. Wide publicity means that the same must be done at least three times after the filing of nomination […]

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Is it a fandom on Facebook or an ad for a political party?

The posts on the page clearly display a pro-BJP bias and the page is currently posting content related to the upcoming elections in Uttar Pradesh (UP). After spending Rs 4,909,934 on Facebook ads since its inception, the page has spent Rs 531,663 in the last seven days (between January 14 and January 20). While in […]

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How to register, resign from a political party on the ORPP portal on eCitizen –

The 2022 general election is only five months away and the political scene is already heating up with leaders campaigning from below. Last year, the Office of the Registrar of Political Parties faced a big hurdle after it emerged that a majority of Kenyans had been mistakenly registered with various political parties without knowing it. […]

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The bill on the financing of political parties of the ANC “a threat…

It has been a year since President Cyril Ramaphosa signed into law the Political Party Financing Act (PPFA). But already the ruling party, the ANC, is proposing that the law be amended so that the threshold for disclosing party funding is increased. The ANC proposed that: The current R100,000 threshold be increased to R250,000 or […]

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Advocacy in SC seeks action against political party that promises ‘irrational’ giveaways from public funds

A petition has been filed with the Supreme Court asking the Election Commission of India (ECI) to seize the election symbol or deregister a political party that promises or distributes “irrational gratuities” of public funds ahead of elections. He said there should be a total ban on such populist measures to obtain undue political favors […]

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Indiana lawmakers consider tying school board candidates to political party

School board candidates would be required to declare a political party under legislation Indiana lawmakers are considering, but everyone who testified at the bill’s first hearing on Tuesday opposed the bill. House Bill 1182 would require school board candidates to identify themselves with a political party and include that designation on the ballot. Candidates could […]

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A year after the attack on the Capitol, Connecticut leaders are launching blows at political parties

HARTFORD, Conn. (WTNH) – Thursday marks one year since the deadly uprising at the Nation’s Capitol in Washington, DC Democratic Party Chairwoman Nancy DiNardo said democracy was under threat that day. “Inspired by Donald Trump’s rhetoric, his supporters rioted violently,” DiNardo said. State Democratic party leaders added that Republicans had established “the big lie” – […]

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‘PTI is the only political party with a proper donor base,’ PM says as he welcomes ECP report

Prime Minister Imran Khan speaks during the 17th Extraordinary Session of the Council of Foreign Ministers of the Organization of Islamic Cooperation (OIC) on the situation in Afghanistan, in Islamabad, Pakistan, December 19, 2021. – Reuters/File Prime Minister Imran Khan says he welcomes PCE review report on foreign funding. The prime minister said further scrutiny […]

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Farmers launch new political party to contest upcoming elections in Punjab

The new political party, Samyukt Samaj Morcha, which could team up with the Aam Aadmi Party (AAP), is expected to contest all 117 seats in the Punjab assembly election in February-March. The Samyukt Kisan Morcha, a body of 33 farmers’ unions, however, distanced itself from the political group and said its name should not be […]

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IIM graduate forms political party to turn Bangalore into model city

Srikanth Narasimhan, founder and general secretary of the Narvirmana Party of Bengaluru (BNP), is an alumnus of India’s most prestigious schools. An Engineering graduate from BITS Pilani and an MBA from IIM-Bangalore, Srikanth worked in the corporate field for over 20 years before becoming actively involved in the social and civic space of Bengaluru. He […]

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Financing of political parties: natural resources, a key catalyst

Green Governance Zimbabwe TrustPOLITICAL party financing remains a cog in the democratization of elections because of its potential to put some parties ahead in the electoral process at the expense of others. In cases where the sources of election funding are opaque, parties raise illicit funds from foreign investors (through arranged investments), private individuals and […]

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Donations to political party candidates must now see…

In July this year, the Constitutional Court overturned the Public Protector’s findings that President Cyril Ramaphosa had acted unlawfully in various respects regarding donations made to his CR17 election campaign. Indeed, the President was under no obligation under the Code of Ethics for Members of the Executive (the Code), adopted under the Ethics for Members […]

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APC urges ‘stop’ use of children in political campaigning

The use of children in political campaigns can be avoided. Any party or politician that campaigns with children violates children’s rights and could also expose them to other forms of abuse and exploitation. The Child Protection Alliance (CPA) recognizes the importance of children’s right to participate in decision-making processes that may be relevant to their […]

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‘Shouldn’t prevent a political party from campaigning’: SC orders Tripura under pretense of TMC | Latest India News

NEW DELHI: No political party should be prevented from campaigning and asserting its electoral rights, the Supreme Court said on Thursday as it ordered the Tripura government to take all necessary steps to maintain law and order to enable all political parties in the running to have the right to campaign without hindrance. peacefully before […]

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When teachers go on strike, education becomes more mainstream in political campaigns, study finds

Teacher strikes have a deep and often unrecognized role in national politics, says new working paper: They place education at the center of congressional campaigns and advertisements. Holding a strike more than doubles the likelihood of a congressional candidate running an education ad in the area where the labor action occurred, write the authors of […]

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Doctors fear political campaigns and rallies could lead to severe second wave outbreak of Covid-19 in Bengal

West Bengal is heading for a severe outbreak of the second wave of coronavirus as people are not adhering to the protocol to check its spread and large numbers of them are taking part in countless rallies and campaigns of political leaders across the country. state tied to the poll almost daily, city doctors fear. […]

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Why political campaigns endure despite being mired in paradoxes

Oith the sound of the election bugle in five different states in India, social distancing has been replaced by social uprising, as witnessed in political campaigns. Fear of the pandemic has faded, as crowds unite to listen to their favorite leaders from their respective political parties. The whole mechanism of political campaigns, in addition to […]

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Costa Rica cuts contributions to political campaigns to contain deficits:

Costa Rica on Wednesday enacted a law that drastically cuts state contributions to political parties for the 2022 election campaign, as part of the country’s efforts to contain its ballooning budget deficit. President Carlos Alvarado signed the “Law on Savings for the Political Campaign of 2022” (Ley de ahorro para la campaña política de 2022), […]

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2020 Election Highlights Musicians’ Struggles Against Political Campaigns

The role of music in political campaigns has become a hot topic. In August, Neil Young for follow-up Donald Trump’s campaign for the use of his songs ‘Rockin’ in the Free World’ and ‘Devil’s Sidewalk’ at campaign rallies. Young argues that Trump was never given permission to use his songs at campaign rallies and therefore […]

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How political campaigns use your data in elections

In the United States, political campaigns use data on more than 200 million Americans of voting age to inform their strategies and tactics. America’s two major parties compete to use the most accurate data to target voters in various ways, an advantage that has been touted as key in the election victories of former President […]

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Russian hackers targeting US political campaigns ahead of election, Microsoft warns | Microsoft

The same Russian military intelligence team that hacked into the Democrats in 2016 attempted similar intrusions into the computer systems of organizations involved in the 2020 election, Microsoft said Thursday. These efforts, which have targeted more than 200 organizations including political parties and consultants, appear to be part of a broader increase in the targeting […]

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Covid-19 reshapes political campaigns in India

The Covid-19 pushes Indian political parties to quickly seek alternative means of mobilization. Does this mean that a new type of politics is in sight? Milan Vaishnav, director of the Carnegie Endowment’s South Asia program and author of several books on Indian politics, told Aditi Phadnis that some things will stay the same, but others […]

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How political campaigns can text you with personal information

This is an archived article and the information in the article may be out of date. Please look at the timestamp on the story to see when it was last updated. INDIANAPOLIS, Ind. – As robocalls become more popular and the number of landlines declines, political campaigns are now texting people to encourage them to […]

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How to avoid receiving political campaign texts

This is an archived article and the information in the article may be out of date. Please look at the timestamp on the story to see when it was last updated. INDIANAPOLIS, Ind. – As robocalls become more popular and the number of landlines declines, political campaigns are now texting people to encourage them to […]

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A Potential New Marketing Strategy for Political Campaigns: Deepfake Videos

The video shows Donald Trump speaking from a podium. With his classic speaking habits – “People love me because I’m a fair person” – he urges Belgium to withdraw from the Paris climate accord, which the United States did in the summer last. But the video isn’t real – you can tell by Trump’s smudged […]

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Media and political campaigns: from the era of free airtime to that of free online advertising

The growing influence of mass media in political campaigns has been a concern for campaign finance regulators around the world over the past few decades. The role of the media often goes beyond simply informing citizens about the positions of political parties and competing candidates; it often extends to the formation of the opinions of […]