Governance Archive


Originally posted on: Today Amnesty International USA, released its “Deadly Force” report, which is a state-by-state

Ferguson: Ground Zero

Since the shooting death of Mike Brown, his name has sparked international protest and has inspired

The timeline of events and scenes in Ferguson, Mo., since the shooting of Michael Brown

A protester takes shelter from smoke billowing around him Wednesday in Ferguson, Mo. (David Carson/St. Louis-Dispatch

Even When Police Do Wear Cameras, Don’t Count on Seeing the Footage

At the heart of the Michael Brown shooting in Ferguson, Missouri, is a case of he

The Mountaintop

  In the midst of such political and social turmoil, with a country divided by the

Guess Who’s Coming To Dinner

Happy Post Super Bowl Everybody! What better time to turn our focus to the host state

President Obama’s 2014 Full State of the Union Address

Remarks of President Barack Obama – As Prepared for Delivery State of the Union Address Tuesday,


Mark your calendars! Tomorrow at 7:30pm ET, the League of Young Voters will launch their annual #BarackTalk.  This

GenYnot Show : Political + Consumer Power of Millennials

Watch the new episode of #GenYnot here. 8PM ET/5PM PT Younger Americans are most progressive (56.6)

Campus to Congress: A Young Person’s Path to Politics

When it comes to politics, young people are often left out of the conversation. Today’s generation

Why government in the North needs youth voices

Via: The Globe and Mail  Written By: JAXSON KHAN AND MAXIMILLIAN SEUNIK Early this month, we travelled

This May Surprise You – Does Your State Have No-Drone Laws? Check This Map

Source: Mother Jones So far nine states have passed laws limiting the use of domestic drones either

One Death Is Too Many: Why We Need Gun Violence Prevention Reforms

Eight years ago, in 2005, I was just a normal high school student. I faced my

An exciting prospect: Learning Metrics Task Force leads shift in education sector

Via: A World at School  Posts by Chernor Bah If you have been paying attention, you

White, Anti-Gay Republican Wins Local Election After Pretending To Be Black

A white anti-gay activist won a local election after leading voters to believe he is African American. Dave