Etiquetes » Referendum

What is the referendum really about? And what are the consequences?

Meetings, conferences and writing for the rest of the week, so not a lot of time to blog.

Please, write among yourselves.

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Collecting the Referendum: Preserving Plastic Propaganda

Only six months on from the Scottish independence referendum, and conservators at the National Library of Scotland are already considering the best way to preserve material produced by the two opposing political campaigns. 839 more words


Vote Yes To Marriage Equality Leaflet from Senator Katherine Zappone

From the forthcoming Marriage Equality Referendum a leaflet from Senator Katherine Zappone looking for a Yes vote.
Many thanks to the sender.

Irish Politics

Fraser Games - 3: The Larger Agenda

Is there a larger intent behind the referendum the Premier has imposed on the region?  Beyond the obvious discrepancies (why only for Metro Vancouver, why only on TransLink  taxes and not on tolls for new provincial bridges in the region?), is the real agenda to limit local government’s ability to raise taxes at all. 1.028 more words


Bougainville 2015 Election News : Do you qualify to be Bougainville President or Member of the House ?

CANDIDATE REQUIREMENTS By JENNIFER NKUI Photo above : Election rolls preparation

Candidates intending to contest in this year’s ABG General Election are urged to consult the qualifying requirements for candidates before contesting in the election… 1.816 more words

Government Of Bougainville

Majority Supports Ground Self-Defense Force Deployment in Yonaguni Referendum

February 23, 2015

(Yonaguni) On February 22, a referendum was held in Yonaguni on whether the Ground Self-Defense Force Coastal Surveillance Unit should be deployed on the island. 161 more words