In the rampant rage of wide-spread devolution of humanity, particularly on the shores of the U.S., the arrogance of ignorance spews its contagion in diverse ways. Insanity – In criminal law, it is used to refer to a mental state whereby a criminal defendant, due to mental illness, lacks the ability to form the specific intent to commit a crime. Early American Marxism: A Repository of Source Material, 1864-1946 A website maintained by Tim Davenport dealing with the history of the early American Marxist movement. It contains brief histories of and downloadable documents from the First International, the foreign Language Federations, the Socialist Labor Party, the Socialist Party, the Communist Party, the Communist International, and other organizations. In fact, every single regime on earth today that calls itself “a democracy” clearly qualifies as a republic according to Madison’s definition. All the countries that are described as democracies in contemporary discourse use representative schemes of government, and all have a system which at least in part “derives all its powers directly or indirectly from the great body of the people.” They also all elect representatives instead of employing direct lawmaking. Take interracial relationships for example. Although legal since 1967 when the Supreme Court ruled anti-miscegenation laws unconstitutional, and although Gallup polls show 90% or so approval from blacks and whites, interracial relationships are still a cause for discomfort for some people of color (and white too). Cereal producer Cheerios discovered that when they uploaded an advert on YouTube that had an interracial couple with their mixed-race infant daughter in 2013. There was quite a reaction online. They had to disable comments to maintain civility. With African Americans, the discomfort is greater among women, the demography with the least number in an interracial relationship. Black women winceâ€ when they see a good black guyâ€ with a white womanâ€. In general, an act of criminal negligence carries with it harsher penalties and legal consequences than those associated with civil negligence. A person who is liable in a civil case only has to pay money damages, whereas a person convicted in a criminal case can go to jail. However, at the recently concluded annual session of the Chinese parliament, known as the National People’s Congress, Wen Jiabao clarified what he meant and made a rare exposition of his ideas on democracy, couching them in unusual terms. Those terms were similar to ones used by the late paramount leader Deng Xiaoping when he introduced the market economy into the socialist system in the 1990s. Arrest Warrant – An order by a judge that gives permission for a police officer to arrest a person for allegedly committing a crime.
Illinois Labor History Society Articles about the Haymarket Tragedy and other important events in Chicago labour history, educational materials, links to other American labour history websites. Nuisance – An unreasonable, unwarranted, or unlawful use of one’s property that annoys, disturbs, or inconveniences another in the use of his or her property. Violation of an ordinance that forbids annoyance of the public in general. Among Western journalists the term ‘Communist’ came to refer exclusively to regimes and movements associated with the Communist International and its offspring: regimes which insisted that they were not communist but socialist, and movements which were barely communist in any sense at all. Crime: Act or omission forbidden by criminal law. The commission of a crime is punishable by a fine, imprisonment or some other form of punishment. Crimes are divided into minor offences (which may be tried in the District Court) and indictable offences, which are tried by a judge and jury in the Circuit Court or Central Criminal Court. According to Reporters Without Borders, Vietnam ranks 176th out of 180 countries in terms of press freedom. Although freedom of the press is guaranteed by Article 25 of the 2013 Vietnamese Constitution, Communist Vietnam is a one-party, authoritarian state that does not tolerate challenges to its power. It controls all official media, newspapers, and publishing houses in the country and regularly censors material that does not conform to sanctioned historical or political narratives. 1) Absolute Monarchy. The Egyptian, Mesopotamian, Chinese, Persian and European civilization followed this system of governance under the rules of divine rights. The emperors and kings were believed to be the representative of god as the source of political authority and powers to administer the affairs of the government. Office Supply Inc – Office Supplies and Office Products at Factory Direct Prices., Discount Office Supplies, Office Furniture, Electronics, Copy Paper, School Supplies and more. Taratuta, Olga (1876-1938) – Ukrainian Jewish anarchist, she worked with the journals Buntar and Golos Truda; she participated in several attentats and established the Anarchist Black Cross, which provided aid toanarchist political prisoners. The Soviet government executed her (LML, 812; Olga Taratutaâ€). One of the reasons so many business enterprises fail is that they don’t have a realistic and specifically written Business Plan with sufficient detail in each category. While a business plan is no guarantee of success, it certainly helps you to move what’s ‘possible’ in your business future to the ‘probable’ category. I won’t say that business owners are lazy when it comes to drafting a business plan – just intimidated by the effort it takes to ‘do it right.’ It means defining your business, laying out the market for your service or product as it exists today, understanding the competitive environment, assessing your strengths and areas needing improvements, and developing a marketing plan and loan proposal that you can take to the bank or other lender with confidence.