"In proportion as the structure of a government gives force to pubic opinion, it is essential that public opinion should be enlightened ." George Washington
Comment: The Information Age/Evolving CyberWarfare/World-Wide Web Dis-Information/ Politics/Propaganda/Lies make it "essential that public opinion" be aware/educated on: "fake news" special/foreign interests. Carnegie might consider deploying some of its cyber/educational assets to reaching a broader audience ?"
On May 3, Carnegie Council held its fifth annual student conference at its headquarters in New York City.
This year, the Council received 36 applications from 12 universities around the New York City area and across the United States. Out of the 36 applications, 11 projects, including one group project from The New School, were selected to present at the conference.
The winning presentation was by Josephine Marrocco of Fordham University in New York. Her presentation was titled, "Sex, Drugs and Propaganda: Why AIDS persists in the Russian Federation." It examined the use of government propaganda in the context of Russia's AIDS crisis.
For more on Marrocco's research, read her email …Continue
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Uniform Civil Code – Hindu Mahasabha ?
Pluralism, a system in which multiple ethnic groups coexist, respecting all traditions and beliefs respectively. India is said to be the living embodiment of this definition. However, incorporating all of these beliefs into the Indian constitution would double its already colossal size. Considering this, Our Indian government allows its citizens to preach their respective personal laws, leaving religious governance to the people themselves. However in case of religious conflict the state government intervenes and passes a substantial resolution. But were the makers of the constitution pluralistic? The makers of the constitution incorporated the principle of state intervention in case of religious turmoil, implying an active relationship between the people and their respective state governments. India is a secular country, but the Hindu population…Continue