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Democracy vs Republic

21st Jan 2010 - 12:24am Daily Scribble
This Youtube video illustrates the difference between all forms of governments and try to correct many people’s misunderstand on democracy. The form of government is scaled from absolute power on the left to no power on the right. They…

Canada’s deadlocked politics

26th Sep 2009 - 01:16am News Clips
Maybe we should go back to the old fashion 3 party system. Outlaw the separatist Bloc Quebecois, merge the Green Party with NDP. Then we can have a more meaningful election. Too bad that the Conservative is unlikely to win a majority government…

The voice of business

9th Sep 2009 - 11:22am News Clips
If companies have a right to free speech as a legal person, why stop there? Maybe companies should also have the rights to vote like a real person. In the matter of fact, we should subject the unions or special interest groups to same restriction…

Selection bias in politics

11th Jul 2009 - 04:00pm News Clips
US is ruled by lawyers, China is ruled by engineers, literally.…

BC election

12th May 2009 - 11:22pm Daily Scribble
Today I fulfilled my duty as a citizen, I cast my vote to elect the BC provincial government. The candidate I voted for in my riding lost, but the party I voted for won the election. The Liberal party is able to formed a majority government winning…

Obama is in, what’s next?

20th Jan 2009 - 09:33pm Daily Scribble
Today I watched Obama’s inaugural on the news. Washington is very crowded. According to the news, there are two million people witness the ceremony. It is a historical moment to the Americans. Many people compare Obama to John F. Kennedy.…

The Liberal-NDP-Bloc coup

4th Dec 2008 - 08:05pm Daily Scribble
Canada has a very weird political system. We just had an election 2 months ago, we elected a minority government and the voters are still happy about the Conservative Prime Minister. Then suddenly the other three losing parties try to form a…

California Proposition 2

7th Nov 2008 - 09:18pm Daily Scribble
In the US election, the voters not only vote for the president. They also vote for many other things. In some states, they vote for senators, in other states, they have referendum on new legislation. In California, proposition 8 snatch many…

US election

4th Nov 2008 - 07:13pm Daily Scribble
After a full day of bombardment of the election news, the US finally got a new president. I am so tired of the US election. There are endless news coverage everyday since the beginning of the primaries almost a year ago. The Americans take really…

Election debate

2nd Oct 2008 - 07:55pm Daily Scribble
On my way home tonight, I listened to the election debate on CBC radio.  This is my first time listen to any election debate live.  My first impression is we have too many political parties in Canada.  The debate is too crowed with all five leaders…
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