17 Dec '11, 7pm

Is centrism the way to go in local politics? #sgpolitics #sgelections

Is centrism the way to go in local politics? #sgpolitics #sgelections

A centrist leaning electoral campaign is more likely to capture votes from the middle ground than a "leftist" one The conventional understanding of centrism is a middle position between political right and left, and in between statism and libertarianism. Adherents to the political right support the notion of a hierarchical society or social order. Such is conceived as a reaction to the political left, which advocates an egalitarian society. Statism refers to support for the idea that the state should play a prominent role in the economy and within the society. At the opposite end, is the libertarian perspective which advocates the minimisation of the government’s role in both economy and society. In Singapore’s context, the understanding of what “rightism” and “leftism” represents has taken on varied meanings, and the circumstances that bring about beliefs along the contin...

Full article: http://newasiarepublic.com/?p=34012

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THE POLITICS OF A PIPELINE.

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The Terrible, Boring Ways That Money in Politics Ruins Democracy (Daily Show Video)

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There's too much money in politics. Money in politics corrupts democracy. We need to get money out of politics. Aphorisms ...