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Voter abstinence illustration


April 29, 2014

300 dpi Dean Hollingsworth color illustration of two voters: one casts paper vote into ballot box, the other has arms folded and back turned to the voting process. The Dallas Morning News 2008abstinence illustration not ballot box turnout undecided registration registered voting count ignore ignoring democracy ...

Sacramento State Associated Students Inc. elections exceed required 5 percent threshold

State Hornet Staff

April 23, 2014

As Associated Students Inc. elections draw to a close, students remain frustrated over the lack of information and public campaigning by candidates.While 11 out of 14 positions remaining uncontested, presidential candidate Lauren Lombardo said the last time an ASI presidential candidate ran uncontested six y...

Students planning to boycott student government election

State Hornet Staff

April 22, 2014

Students concerned over the lack of candidates in the Associated Students Inc. election posted signs Monday, asking their peers to boycott the election as a method to invalidate the results.According to ASI bylaws, at least 5 percent of the membership body, or 1,385 students, must vote for an official ...

Next Egyptian leaders must come from the people

Marwa Diaf

December 7, 2011

The journey to democracy is not an easy one - especially after a 30-year-old dictatorship has just been toppled. Many may have truly believed the fight for freedom in Egypt was won, but the injustice continued on Nov. 19 when the Supreme Council of Armed Forces, whom is in power, began inflicting viol...