Government

Would the Government Printing Money Cause Inflation

A recession occurs when there is a shortage of money circulating in the economy. Money gets a bit too scarce for people to be able to buy all the goods that industry wants to sell them and all the "services" government wants to force them to pay for (through the process of extortion known as " tax").  The obvious, simple solution then is for...
Jan 13, 2015 |

The Government Is Snooping Into The Personal Information Of Private Citizens

Recently, it has been coming out that our government has been snooping into the personal data and information of private citizens. This isn't just a recent incident that has been uncovered either. This type of behavior by our government has been going on for a very long time.
Dec 24, 2014 |

Who Told The Truth During The Recent Government Shutdown Over Obamacare?

We all must understand our world is full of different people, very different people. This is why we must be so careful as to who we listen to for information and education. Does your favorite politician, news reporter, radio host, neighbor, or friend accurately predict future events or economic statistics with some type of accuracy.
Dec 24, 2014 |

Any Government or Nation Which Has to Censor Its News to Survive is Not Viable in the Future

The Internet has definitely been a double edged sword when it comes to human society and civilization, and it hardly matters where on Earth those societies live. The world is now connected, and the information flow is staggering by anyone's previous estimations including those many brilliant minds which created it for us all. Of course, with any...
Dec 24, 2014 |

Commonwealth Local Government Forum (CLGF)

Promotes effective and democratic practices in local governments throughout the Commonwealth. News releases, conference and program information, events, and contact information available online.
Mar 21, 2016 |

Scottish Executive: News

Departmental and regional news from the official government site.
Mar 21, 2016 |

LG News Bulletin

An initiative provided by SOLGM for those working within and those with an interest in matters that affect the local NZ government sector. Features a digest of important news affecting the local government sector plus events and training courses.
Mar 21, 2016 |

Counsel of Ministers

Provides news on current government activities and priorities. Includes general information about the country's economy and history, useful tips, and links to state institutions.
Mar 21, 2016 |

Government of Canada Newsroom

Today's national news and information published by Government of Canada organizations.
Mar 21, 2016 |

CIA - Chiefs of State and Cabinet Members of Foreign Governments

List of government officials and their titles, updated weekly. Also includes the head of the central bank, ambassadors to the United States and Permanent Representatives to the UN, New York.
Mar 10, 2016 |

Remembering '85, Mexico City public leaps into quake rescue

Baruch García stood at an intersection Tuesday afternoon after a deadly earthquake, trying to direct traffic away from a road cutting through La Condesa’s lush Parque México. On the other side of... Read More

Lessons in identity from Kurds and Catalans

One of the defining challenges in the 21st century has been how to balance demands for independence by certain peoples with the sanctity of national borders. Just in the coming days alone, two... Read More

Kremlin frets as Russia's once restive Islamist region takes up political Islam

Russia fought two bloody wars in its Caucasus republic of Chechnya, ostensibly to crush an emerging threat of Islamist extremism on its own soil. Mr. Kadyrov is imposing sharia (Islamic law) on... Read More