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 Republican China
After Yuan Shikai's death, shifting alliances of regional warlords fought for control of the Beijing government.
A new policy was instituted calling on the CCP to foment armed insurrections in both urban and rural areas in preparation for an expected rising tide of revolution.
The Nationalist government announced that in conformity with Sun Yat-sen's formula for the three stages of revolution--military unification, political tutelage, and constitutional democracy--China had reached the end of the first phase and would embark on the second, which would be under Guomindang direction.
www-chaos.umd.edu /history/republican.html   (0 words)

  El Salvador - Nationalist Republican Alliance   (Site not responding. Last check: )
The nature of the Nationalist Republican Alliance (Alianza Republicana Nacionalista--Arena) as a political force in El Salvador was the object of some debate as it moved toward becoming a ruling party with its 1988 electoral victory.
Some observers characterized Arena as the institutional representative of the "disloyal right," meaning those conservative forces that played the game of democracy while privately harboring preferences for authoritarian or even dictatorial rule and a restoration of the absolute political preeminence of the elite.
The party's legislative agenda was uncertain in mid-1988, but it seemed to entail some tinkering with land reform provisions, such as changing the titling procedure for cooperatives; easing the tax and regulatory burden on the private sector, especially the coffee industry; restoring private banking; and, perhaps, reprivatizing the foreign trade procedures.
www.country-data.com /cgi-bin/query/r-4287.html   (892 words)

 El Salvador (09/07)
Political parties (represented in the legislature): Farabundo Marti National Liberation Front (FMLN), Nationalist Republican Alliance (ARENA), National Conciliation Party (PCN), Christian Democratic Party (PDC), and the United Democratic Center (CDU).
ARENA almost won the election in 1984 with solid private sector and rural farmer support.
El Salvador has joined its six Central American neighbors in signing the Alliance for Sustainable Development, known as the Conjunta Centroamerica-USA or CONCAUSA to promote sustainable economic development in the region.
www.state.gov /r/pa/ei/bgn/2033.htm   (3648 words)

 SPLCenter.org: The Year in Hate
Although the anti-immigration movement has endured several recent splits, it appears to be growing more radical overall, particularly since its supporters on the right wing of the Republican Party have grown increasingly isolated and weak as the GOP suffers from election losses and an unpopular war.
That radicalization was reflected in a recent comment from Chris Simcox, a co-founder of the Minuteman Project who had been a relatively moderate voice in the nativist movement.
The nadir came in June, when Alliance Chairman Shaun Walker was arrested in Utah and charged with federal civil rights violations in two attacks on non-white bar patrons in 2002 and 2003.
www.splcenter.org /intel/intelreport/article.jsp?aid=762   (1634 words)

 Nationalist Republican Alliance - Encyclopedia, History, Geography and Biography
Nationalist Republican Alliance - Encyclopedia, History, Geography and Biography
The Nationalist Republican Alliance (Spanish: Alianza Republicana Nacionalista or ARENA) is a conservative political party in El Salvador.
Nationalist Republican Alliance, External link, Political parties in El Salvador, International Democrat Union, Anti-communist political parties and Latin American and Chicano Nationalism.
www.arikah.net /encyclopedia/Nationalist_Republican_Alliance   (270 words)

 CAIN: Glossary of Terms on Northern Ireland Conflict
For Nationalists and Republicans it is argued that the right to national self-determination should be applied to the whole island of Ireland, thus increasing the chances of a vote in favour of a united Ireland.
This particular phrase is often used by Nationalist and Republican politicians in an attempt to explain the mindset of the Unionist / Loyalist community in Northern Ireland.
To the anger and resentment of the Nationalist community it was regarded as being mainly targeted at them and as a result the repeal of the Special Powers Act became one of the main demands of the civil rights movement in the 1960s.
cain.ulst.ac.uk /othelem/glossary.htm   (18377 words)

 National Alliance -- Extremism in America
The National Alliance, for two decades the most formidable presence in the white supremacist world, is at least for now severely weakened as a national operation, divided by factions competing for William Pierce's racist and anti-Semitic legacy.
The National Alliance has its roots in the Youth for Wallace campaign, established by Willis Carto, the anti-Semitic founder of Liberty Lobby, in support of the 1968 presidential bid of Alabama Governor George Wallace.
National Alliance leaders are known for their energetic recruiting and are continually in search of innovative ways to advance their white supremacist message.
www.adl.org /learn/ext_us/N_Alliance.asp   (3481 words)

 3 Salvadoran politicians slain on trip to Guatemala - Los Angeles Times   (Site not responding. Last check: )
SAN SALVADOR — Three Salvadoran legislators, including a scion of one of the country's leading right-wing families, were kidnapped and slain and their bodies set ablaze during a trip to neighboring Guatemala, officials said Tuesday.
The congressional deputies were members of the ruling right-wing Nationalist Republican Alliance.
Among the dead was Eduardo Jose D'Aubuisson, 32, son of the late Roberto D'Aubuisson, founder of the Nationalist Republican Alliance, or Arena.
www.latimes.com /news/nationworld/world/la-fg-salvador21feb21,0,4513078.story?coll=la-home-world   (631 words)

 networkideas.org - Privatisation, Healthcare and Social Movement in El Salvador: Solidarity brings Victory   (Site not responding. Last check: )
The President of El Salvador, Francisco Flores, of the rightist Nationalist Republican Alliance (ARENA) is no exception.
Meanwhile, resistance to CAFTA in the rural sector is growing, as more campesino (farmer) organizations join into strategic alliances with unions and other urban-sector organizations to resist the free trade agreement.
While the people have come out victorious, if at least temporarily, the main victim of the strike has been the governing National Republican Alliance (ARENA), as demonstrated by the outcome of the March legislative and municipal elections.
www.networkideas.org /themes/privatisation/aug2003/pr13_El_Salvador.htm   (3268 words)

 Background Note: El Salvador   (Site not responding. Last check: )
The 1983 constitution, drafted by the assembly, strengthened individual rights, established safeguards against excessive provisional detention and unreasonable searches, established a republican, pluralistic form of government, strengthened the legislative branch, and enhanced judicial independence.
Voters returned to the polls in 1985 and 1988 to vote in legislative and municipal elections.
In 1990, reform of the electoral system expanded the assembly from 60 to 84 deputies in order to broaden the base of representation from the smaller parties and increase the opportunity for the parties of the left to win office.
dosfan.lib.uic.edu /erc/bgnotes/wha/elsalvador9302.html   (4749 words)

 Provisional Irish Republican Army (U.K., separatists) - Council on Foreign Relations   (Site not responding. Last check: )
The provisional Irish Republican Army [IRA] is an outgrowth of a group that fought for and won independence from Britain during the years 1916-1921, when Ireland was partitioned and the six northern counties reconstituted as the British province of Ulster or Northern Ireland.
The provisional IRA emerged during the late 1960s styling itself as the defenders of the Roman Catholic minority in the North whose efforts to win civil rights peacefully were met by force by the Protestant "unionist" majority.
Since then, many Catholic “republicans” (also known as “nationalists”) have complained of feeling like second-class citizens in Ulster and have backed the IRA’s quest for a united Ireland free of British rule.
cfrterrorism.org /groups/ira.html   (1397 words)

 José Napoleón Duarte Biography | Encyclopedia of World Biography
In exchange, they offered to halt guerrilla warfare that had killed an estimated 70,000 Salvadorans in nine years, but would not promise to end their armed struggle after the election.
Various offers were rejected by the armed forces, the Nationalist Republican Alliance (ARENA), and the ruling Christian Democrats.
Elections took place as planned on March 19, and Alfredo Cristiani representing the right-wing Nationalist Republican Alliance became El Salvador's new president with 54 percent of the popular vote.
www.bookrags.com /biography/jose-napoleon-duarte   (1571 words)

 Background Notes Archive - Western Hemisphere
Duarte won the 1984 presidential election against rightist Roberto D'Aubuisson of the Nationalist Republican Alliance (ARENA) with 54% of the vote and became the first freely elected president of El Salvador in more than 50 years.
It is the second-largest block in the new assembly and due to its strategic control of the mayorships of many departmental cities, over 50% of Salvadorans have an FMLN or coalition-led municipal government.
The right wing of the National Conciliation Party (PCN), which ruled the country in alliance with the military from the 1960s until 1979, maintains a small but steady electoral base.
dosfan.lib.uic.edu /ERC/bgnotes/wha/elsalvador9704.html   (5680 words)

 Opposition FMLN Takes Lead in El Salvador: Angus Reid Global Monitor
The ruling conservative Nationalist Republican Alliance (ARENA) is second with 28.2 per cent, followed by the National Conciliation Party (PCN) with 4.5 per cent.
Antonio Saca—a media businessman—was elected in March 2004 as the candidate for the ruling conservative Nationalist Republican Alliance (ARENA), garnering 57.73 per cent of the vote.
ARENA candidates have won the last four presidential elections in the Central American country.
www.angus-reid.com /polls/view/15906   (0 words)

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Mr Torrijos is the son of former dictator General Omar Torrijos, who after ousting Arnulfo Arias, the husband of outgoing President Mireya Moscoso had governed Panama from 1968 until his death in 1981.
Third in the race was Mr José Miguel Alemán, who ran under the Vision of the Country Alliance (VP), composed of the Arnulfista Party, the Nationalist Republican Liberal Movement (MOLIRENA), and the National Liberal Party (PLN).
For the National Assembly elections, the winning coalition was also the New Fatherland Alliance (NP): the PRD obtained nearly 38 per cent of the vote and 41 seats, while the PP obtained 6 per cent of the votes and 1 seats.
www.ipu.org /parline-e/reports/2245_E.htm   (0 words)

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