"Women bring all voters into the world. Let Women Vote."- This pro-suffrage poster from the North Carolina Museum of History's collection, attempted to remind men (who already had the vote) where they came from. - (vintage lady, edwardian, women's rights)
Stephen Colbert stands with the teens of Parkland, Florida in a powerful opening monologue - n Tuesday, February 20th, about 100 students from Parkland, Florida’s Marjory Stoneman Douglas High School filed into busses and trekked to their state capitol. After losing 17 members of their high school community to a school shooter on February 14th, these students demanded that their lawmakers take action to limit access to guns and help save lives. In his opening monologue that same day, Late…
TRUMP IS A SHITHOLE Why would anyone from Norway want to come to the US when.... 1. The government OF NORWAY provides health care regardless of age, race, gender, income, or area of residence. 2. Parents have 46 weeks paid parental leave. 3. Corruption is very low. 4. Norway has no minimum wage, however Mcdonald's workers make between ($16-24 USD an hour) 5.Free college tuition. 6.World's most democratic country 7. Fourth-highest per capita income in the world. 8.Highest...
I LOVE what I’m seeing in these Kids!! Brave, Smart, Articulate and Persistent!! They just jumped into US Politics and they already know who the Liars, Crooks and Thieves Are!! One Wonderful Note: MANY OF THEM ARE OF AGE TO VOTE IN THE IMPORTANT MID TERMS AND ESPECIALLY THE CRUCIAL PRESIDENTIAL ELECTION!!! These Kids Aren’t Playing!! They Aren’t Here For The Usual Bullshit and Lies from trump, the GOP Congress or The NRA!! I SUPPORT THEM 100% & SO SHOULD YOU!! #gofundme
Disinterest and apathy are crushing it in the US elections right now
I mean the UK probably wouldn't be in this massive mess if all those people had voted in Brexit bc we might have actually stayed in but yeah now we have a coalition with the DUP that's even worse than the tories on their own.
Voting age lowered to 18 - It was so ironic that guys could be drafted at age 18 and sent to fight in Vietnam, yet we couldn't vote until age We protested that, too, and the voting age was finally lowered to
With exactly 4975701 registered voters Kano state is a huge political force but concerns have been raised over the high incidence of underage voting in the state. To tackle the menace INEC has set up a panel to purge the register of underage voters. The eight-member committee is headed by a National Commissioner Abubakar Nahuche. The commission however says the exercise will not be completely efficient because many of the underage voters look like adults and records are not available to…
50 Biggest Elections in the World - February 2, 2018. 13. TURKISH > Presidential power referendum of 2017: 48,500,000 total votes > Population: N/A (total) N/A (voting age) > Voter turnout: N/A > Highlight of election: Recep Tayyip Erdoğan’s presidential powers are expanded with the passing of several new constitutional amendments.
WANGARI MAATHAI (first African woman to win the Nobel peace prize, won a scholarship to study in the US, first woman in east and central Africa to obtain a PhD, first woman professor at the University of Nairobi where she taught veterinary medicine)