Posts tagged with: "politics"
Results 21 - 40 of 152,216
Sort by Relevance | Sort by Date
RSS Subscribe: 20 results | 100 results
16 Jan 2017, 12:58 am by AMIE TSANG
After the populist surge of the past year, how does the political elite stack up against Donald J. [read post]
16 Jan 2017, 12:40 am by Paul Caron
Weekly Standard, How the Trump Administration Can Stop IRS Abuse of Political Groups: For more than six years, the Internal Revenue Service has been trying to fend off accusations that its process for granting tax-exempt status discriminated against applicants expressing political views at odds with those of the Obama administration.... [read post]
16 Jan 2017, 12:39 am
The political dynamics of the nascent American republic in the early 1790’s (remember the U.S. [read post]
16 Jan 2017, 12:01 am by rhapsodyinbooks
I admit that his politics are tinctured with fanaticism, that he is too much in earnest in his democracy, that he has been a mischevous enemy to the principle measures of our past administration, that he is crafty & persevering in his objects, that he is not scrupulous about the means of success, nor very mindful of truth, and that he is a contemptible hypocrite. [read post]
16 Jan 2017, 12:01 am by rhapsodyinbooks
I admit that his politics are tinctured with fanaticism, that he is too much in earnest in his democracy, that he has been a mischevous enemy to the principle measures of our past administration, that he is crafty & persevering in his objects, that he is not scrupulous about the means of success, nor very mindful of truth, and that he is a contemptible hypocrite. [read post]
15 Jan 2017, 11:51 pm
In departing from the various theories put forward by historians, anthropologists and psychologists, Gillespie offers a different taxonomy of the causes of war, focusing on the broader settings of politics, religion, migrations and empire-building. [read post]
15 Jan 2017, 9:09 pm by Ed Driscoll
In a way, though, they’re also tragic figures, he suggests, since they’ve “had to tailor their politics and their public personae to cater to the anti-rational, theocratic, anti-intellectual Id of modern conservatism…This means that both Carson and Pompeo have long histories of saying and writing things that sound like transmissions coming through their molars from Planet X. [read post]
15 Jan 2017, 8:38 pm by Sandy Levinson
 My own view, argued over past six months, and not only since the "election" of the sociopath, is that we are in the most serious political crisis since 1860. [read post]
15 Jan 2017, 7:13 pm by Ed Driscoll
PAST PERFORMANCE IS NO GUARANTEE OF FUTURE RESULTS: “Has there ever been a more repugnant example of political pandering than John McCain’s decision to vote against a bill banning waterboarding, putting hoods on prisoners, forcing them to perform sex acts, subjecting them to mock executions, or depriving them of food, water, and medical treatment? [read post]
15 Jan 2017, 4:17 pm by INFORRM
Surveillance and Information Gathering Ivan Manokha, Departmental Lecturer in International Political Economy at the University of Oxford, has examined ‘Why the rise of wearable tech to monitor employees is worrying’ in the Information Law and Policy Centre blog. [read post]
15 Jan 2017, 12:38 pm by Sabrina I. Pacifici
“Rising support for populist parties has disrupted the politics of many Western societies. [read post]
15 Jan 2017, 12:16 pm
Political correctness is the ultimate vanity of the self. [read post]
15 Jan 2017, 11:41 am by Eugene Volokh
” with “politically accountable management, rather than unaccountable lower-level actors” is often quite sensible. [read post]
15 Jan 2017, 9:15 am by Steve Mehta
Be polite and avoid being confrontational or overly aggressive. [read post]
15 Jan 2017, 8:40 am by Joseph J. Lazzarotti
Putting aside presidential politics, cybersecurity threats are growing and increased regulation, enforcement and litigation exposure is likely. [read post]
15 Jan 2017, 8:27 am by Rick Hasen
WaPo: The Republican Governors Association just wrote a $5 million check — the largest single political donation in Virginia’s history — with the goal of putting a Republican in the governor’s mansion. [read post]
15 Jan 2017, 7:00 am by Daveed Gartenstein-Ross, Jacob Zenn
Beyond the challenge of jihadism, various VNSAs are likely to play a greater role in world politics in the coming years. [read post]
15 Jan 2017, 6:33 am
By adapting the impactful narratives developed around core crimes, this second phase of contestation becomes a new frontline in the wider endeavour to define the role of criminal law in a larger international space of governance and politics. [read post]
15 Jan 2017, 6:11 am by SHG
Many people would agree that our government had become dysfunctional because of partisan politics, preventing us from accomplishing societal goals. [read post]