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Young Jats are re-embracing their kisan identity though they don’t want to farm, says sociologist Satendra Kumar

The Times of India 28 Nov 2021
Satendra KumarUniversity of AllahabadSunday Times ... We saw the participation of youth and women, not just at protest sites but also on the fields where they worked to till the land in the absence of their family members ... They have asserted their right to dissent as citizens of a democracy who deserve trust and respect from their political leaders ... .

Lynn Schmidt: Reforming the Electoral Count Act is the best way to get back on track

Winona Daily News 27 Nov 2021
This map is extremely dangerous to our democracy ... The results are a warning that Americans have lost faith and trust in our democracy ... There is a way to reroute and get ourselves back on a healthier road for our democracy ... Reforming the Electoral Count Act can help America get back on track to a healthier democracy.

Plaid Cymru members green light co-operation deal with Labour

AOL 27 Nov 2021
Members of Wales’ nationalist party Plaid Cymru have voted to pass the Senedd co-operation deal with Welsh Labour ... Following the vote, Mr Price said ... He added ... They placed their trust in a new democracy with an instruction to work differently – inclusively and co-operatively ... Please click here to do so ... .

Farmers staged longest non-violent protest in country: Kejriwal at Assembly session

Indian Express 26 Nov 2021
Chief Minister Arvind Kejriwal said a legal guarantee for MSP would benefit the agricultural sector immensely ... Delhi News ... ‘Democracy would be in peril if creative voices are stifled’Trial in riots cases, farmers’ protests a mockery ... For the last few years, people’s trust in democracy was fading away. This is the victory of democracy.” ... Tags ... Live Blog ... .

The Netherlands joins UNESCO’s Li Beirut initiative to support the media in upcoming Lebanese elections

Reliefweb 26 Nov 2021
Additionally, the project will allow the development of databases of experts to help journalists access more diverse and inclusive sources ... From his side, Tawfik Jelassi affirmed ... The Netherlands has been a strong support of the CI sector at UNESCO, which is a pillar for democracy and access to information ... We value your trust and support.” ... .

Sitaraman's claims on 'changed ground situation' in J&K 'bundle of lies', says NC

The Times of India 25 Nov 2021
SRINAGAR ... The NC leaders said such claims are “akin to running salt into the wounds” of the people of J&K, who are being “denied democracy” and not trusted with a popular government, whose democratic rights have been “crippled” and whose exclusive rights over the land, jobs and natural resources stand liquidated ... Start a Conversation. .

If situation is good then why footprint of forces increased in Kashmir, NC MPs Ask FM

The Wire 25 Nov 2021
Srinagar, Nov 25 (GNS) ... “Such claims are akin to running salt into the wounds of the people of J&K, who are being denied democracy and not trusted with a popular government ; whose democratic rights have been crippled; whose exclusive rights over the land, jobs and natural resources stand liquidated,” they added ... (GNS). ....

Sitaraman’s claims on ‘changed ground situation’ in J&K 'bundle of lies', says NCCautioning the central ...

Deccan Herald 25 Nov 2021
Also Read ... Also Read ... Mehbooba Mufti. The NC leaders said such claims are “akin to running salt into the wounds” of the people of J-K, who are being “denied democracy” and not trusted with a popular government, whose democratic rights have been “crippled” and whose exclusive rights over the land, jobs and natural resources stand liquidated ... Twitter .

Trust Project Announces Network Expansion and Strengthening in Brazil

The Philadelphia Tribune 24 Nov 2021
In addition to three new partner sites, five news outlets are now showing all 8 Trust Indicators ... In addition, five Brazilian Trust Project news partners - Agência Mural, Folha de S ... The Trust Project is grateful to its funders Craig Newmark Philanthropies, Democracy Fund and Google ... About the Trust Project ... SOURCE The Trust Project.

Report shows need to ‘Make America A Democracy Again’

People's World 24 Nov 2021
And The Global State of Democracy 2021 defines backsliding democracies as nations with “severe and deliberate democratic erosion.” The words speak for themselves ... “Democracy is at risk ... They should also prioritize (re)building the mutual trust between citizens and their representatives that characterizes the strongest democracies.”.

Jon Meacham: America is its best when we build bridges, not walls | Opinion

Times Telegram 24 Nov 2021
I do not need to tell you that we are living in democracy’s hour of maximum danger. Ours is an age of declining trust and growing extremism; the spread of lies and the erosion of truth; the primacy of an impulse for brute power and a deadly dearth of compassion and of neighborliness ... That compromise is the oxygen of democracy.

Political party funding has ‘a darker side in the evolution of our democracy’

Independent online (SA) 24 Nov 2021
In its basic manifestation, democracy is an expression of the will of the people ... The funding of the DA by the Friedrich Naumann Foundation, Mary Slack reportedly running the Oppenheimer Memorial Trust, and Danish liberal democracy programme must be seen in this light.

‘I Want to Be a 21st-Century Trustbuster’: Zephyr Teachout on Her Run for A.G.

New York Magazine 24 Nov 2021
It’s so important, not just because we’re talking about legal violations and significant betrayals, but it’s important because having a government that people may not always agree with but can trust the integrity of is absolutely essential for having a self-governing democracy.

Invest in climate-friendly technologies: UN President

Gulf Daily News 23 Nov 2021
For Matteo Renzi, former Prime Minister of Italy, the Covid-19 pandemic provided a stress-test for governments and for health systems – and that in many countries in the world, especially those considered liberal democracies, they were found wanting ... “The citizen in liberal democracies do have a say.

Christmas parade deaths heighten tensions in deeply divided US

Urdu Point 23 Nov 2021
Washington, (UrduPoint / Pakistan Point News - 23rd Nov, 2021 ) .The deaths of five people mowed down by a car at a US Christmas parade sent another jolt through a country already convulsed by acts of violence and at war with itself over culture, individual rights and the very notion of democracy.