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  • Co-founded by Alicia Garza, Patrisse Cullors, and Opal Tometi, the movement for racial equality and the end of police brutalityagainst African-Americans and international oppression of black people moved from online-activism only to offline protesting, community organizing, and postulation of political candidates.
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    Note: the following entry is incomplete. You can help Participedia by adding to it. Problems and Purpose The problem included downward trends in many social indicators, especially for youth. The solution has been to maximize citizens' involvement in several government functions, from policing to schooling to the rewriting of the...
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    Spurred by changing demographics and community growth in the 1990s, the Kuna Alliance for a Cohesive Community Team (ACT) initiated a community-wide Study Circles programme which is now one of the oldest, ongoing Study Circle programmes in the United States.
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    促进临海市委推动基层协商议事制度建设的直接动因在于,基层干部经常遇见这样的困惑和感慨:“为什么我们的一些决策是为了老百姓好,但是他们却并不理解?”让本来为了老百姓好的政府单位,往往被民众一再误解,造成项目难推进,工作难进展。经过分析,他们认为决策不透明、宣传不到位、协商不民主、执行不规范是四大因素,并且认为协商民主是削除民众误解、推进政府政策的好机制。在此背景下,临海市委积极探索建立党组织主导的基层协商机制,把协商民主引入基层的社会治理之中。
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    Problems and Purpose and History The Ontario Citizens Assembly on Electoral Reform was a response to the supposed democratic deficiency in Canada at the time of its inception. The Ontario Government took inspiration from the province of British Columbia who held their own Citizens Assembly prior on electoral reform. The...
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