Hurricane damaged New Jersey and New York but worry about missing Sandy funding and federal assistance – Sandy did severe damage to many coastal areas where poor left vulnerable
American Corruption articles on Democracy Chronicles
American corruption here involves more blatant uses of money politics to corrode democracy. Forms of corruption obviously vary, but include government related bribery, extortion, cronyism, and embezzlement. Also see our sections on American democracy and Money Politics or our articles on Worldwide Corruption.
If there are too many parties many of which with a parity of political power than government can be made so indecisive as to be ineffective.
Patriot Act openly disregarded fundamental rights in the Constitution and sought to alter what is “reasonable” search and seizure.
Essential to an understanding of a corporations social responsibility is a notation of the difference between a shareholder and a stakeholder.
Is This What Democracy Looks Like? The oft-ignored consequences of direct democracy: The absolute power is already in the hands of the voters.
Americans distrust Congress yet election reform is not one top leader’s agenda – Faith in members of Congress meets rules leaving them weak and corrupt
Jesse Jackson Jr’s vacant seat has been filled by corruption allegations that forced his removal
Vast majority recognize urgency of nationwide election reform as system continues to degenerate
To accomplish campaign finance reform has grown more urgent with recent backtracking and corruption
People have generally similar aspirations. Out of instinct for self-preservation, individuals innately strive to achieve their potential and to reproduce.