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90,000 US citizens with criminal records set to have voting rights restored as New Jersey approves l

90,000 US citizens with criminal records set to have voting rights restored as New Jersey approves l

 A measure that would restore the right to vote to nearly 90,000 American citizens in New Jersey could soon become law, after the state approved the measure in a party-line vote  The bill, which Democrats managed to pass, is the latest effort across the United States to ensure that former felons are able to vote …

Tiffany Muller on The Open Mind: United Against the Citizens

Tiffany Muller on The Open Mind: United Against the Citizens

HEFFNER: I’m Alexander Heffner, your host on The Open Mind. If you think of the language of Citizen’s United, it’s truly oxymoronic. The interest of the citizens was hijacked. It’s not Citizen’s United, it’s corporations united. The decision that the Supreme Court made favored corporations unlimited control of the American government and as our recent …

Civil Rights Movements

Civil Rights Movements

Governments serve as the structural framework for the functioning of most societies and have a wide range of responsibilities. While there are many types of governments, they are concerned about similar national issues from the economy to education to defense to health. Outside of the government itself, so many other groups influence society. This includes …

European Elections 2019 / Europawahl 2019 – Information for Union citizens

European Elections 2019 / Europawahl 2019 – Information for Union citizens

My fellow European citizens, Today I would like to talk to you about Europe. You know best because you live here in Brandenburg, you live in Germany. Europe is not only about the parliament, the commission, or about paragraphs and regulations. Europe is about common values, it’s about solidarity, It’s about working together, living together, …