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  Soviet Union - Encyclopedia.WorldSearch   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-20)
The Soviet Union was established in December 1922 as the union of the Russian, Ukrainian, Belorussian, and Transcaucasian Soviet republics ruled by Bolshevik parties.
In contrast to the revolutionary spirit that accompanied the birth of the Soviet Union, the prevailing mood of the Soviet leadership at the time of Brezhnev's death in 1982 was one of aversion to change.
The party, using its nomenklatura authority, placed its loyalists in leadership positions throughout the government, where they were subject to the norms of democratic centralism.
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 New Union Party - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
The New Union Party (NUP), was originally formed in 1974 as the New Unionists, several of whom had been members of Section Minneapolis of Socialist Labor Party of America (SLP).
In August 1980, New Unionists fused with the League for Socialist Reconstruction (LSR) and two smaller groups and proclaimed the "New Union Party." In that year, New Unionist editor Jeff Miller ran for US Congress un Minnesota's Fifth District, polling 1.4% of the total vote.
This DeLeonist militant democratic socialist party "advocates political and social revolution" but denounces violence and is "committed to lawful activities to overthrow the capitalist economic system." In 2005, New Union Party abandoned publication of their official newsletter, New Unionist.
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 The New Union Party: Who We Are and What We Do   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-20)
New Union Party Supporters contribute to the work of the organization by distributing the New Unionist; contacting other Supporters and New Unionist readers in their area; organizing discussion groups and other meetings for interested persons; and supporting the group financially.
The New Union Party believes in and practices the principle that the working class is one, and does not discriminate in any way on account of race, age, sex, sexual preference, immigrant status, disability or religious belief.
The New Union Party does not advocate or conduct acts of violence to attain its goals, and persons doing so may not be Members or Supporters of the organization.
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 Soviet Union - Open Encyclopedia   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-20)
Russia was by far the largest Republic in the Soviet Union, dominating in nearly all respects: land area, population, economic output, and political influence.
According to the most recent Soviet Constitution of 1977, the Soviet Union theoretically was a federal state consisting of fifteen republics joined together in a voluntary union and the government had a federal structure (see Constitution of the Soviet Union).
As the Soviet Union achieved rough nuclear parity with the United States, Cold War superpower competition between the Soviet Union and the U.S. gave way to Détente and a more complicated pattern of international relations in which the world was no longer clearly split into two clearly opposed blocs in the 1960s and 1970s.
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 Handbook of Texas Online: CONSTITUTIONAL UNION PARTY
The Galveston Constitutional Union party, one of the first to organize, almost appeared to be a gentleman's club; its members included a number of respected longtime Island City citizens and ex-Whigs.
Union meetings were held in a number of counties between the San Antonio-Austin area and Galveston, including Colorado and Fayette.
The party lost heavily to the regular Democrats in a statewide election on August 6, and party leaders began to call for fusion with the Douglas Democrats.
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 Constitutional Union Party --  Encyclopædia Britannica
U.S. political party that sought in the pre-Civil War election of 1860 to rally support for the Union and the Constitution without regard to sectional issues.
Formed in 1859 by former Whigs and members of the Know-Nothing Party, the party nominated John Bell for president and Edward Everett for vice president.
The Whig Party was formally organized in 1834, bringing together a loose coalition of groups united in their opposition to what party members viewed as the executive tyranny of “King Andrew” Jackson.
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 Politics1 - Guide to American Political Parties
The Natural Law Party was a New Age entity founded and run by followers of Maharishi Mahesh Yogi (the founder of the TM movement -- a movement that some have labeled as a cult).
The party ran nuclear physicist John Hagelin as the NLP Presidential nominee in 1992 (ballot status in 32 stares - 39,000 votes - 0.04%), 1996 (ballot status in 44 states - 7th place - 110,000 votes - 0.1%) and 2000 (ballot status in 39 stares - 7th place - 83,000 votes - 0.08%).
Founded by labor union leader, ex-Democratic elected official and pacifist Eugene V. Debs in 1900, the SP was once a mighty national third party.
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 American Experience | The Time of the Lincolns | Partisan Politics
Fears were spurred by the threat of slavery -- or of abolition -- in new territories; the influx of immigrants; the rise of industry; and the perpetual conflict over states' rights.
Amid this turmoil, the Republican Party was born...
The Constitutional Union Party was the anti-extremist party, absorbing Southern Whigs who didn't want to vote Democratic and Northern Whigs who felt the Republicans were too radical.
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 Know-Nothing party   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-20)
The Know-Nothing party was an outgrowth of the strong anti-immigrant and especially anti-Roman Catholic sentiment that started to manifest itself during the 1840s.
Party presidential candidate Millard Fillmore carried just one state (Maryland) in the 1856 election, and congressional strength dropped to 12 representatives.
In 1860 remnants of the Know-Nothings joined old-line Whigs to form the Constitutional Union Party and nominated John Bell of Tennessee for president.
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 Union party   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-20)
The Union party was hardly more than a name; very few Democrats were attracted, and the party reverted to its Republican designation in 1868.
In 1936 various radical groups discontented with the New Deal formed the Union party at a convention in Cleveland, Ohio.
The strange coalition that had created the Union party fell apart immediately, and the party disappeared.
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 Daniel De Leon - Socialist Industrial Union Program
The New Union Party is a De Leonist organization which differs from the SLP primarily on the interpretation of how a socialist political party should be structured and operated internally.
The New Democracy Movement -- They started to develop some degree of understanding that capitalism is a chaos of competition and greed, but then they drifted into confusion, concluding that Marxism is inherently dictatorial.
Green Party of the U.S. --They're so busy talking about biodiversity, housing, pension plans, etc., they don't have a moment to think about a fundamental restructuring of society to establish social ownership of the means of production.
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 Constitutional Union party on Encyclopedia.com   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-20)
The Constitutional Union group, composed of former Whigs and remnants of the Know-Nothings and other groups in the South, was organized just before the election of 1860.
Delegates from 20 states attended the party convention at Baltimore in May, 1860, and John Bell, of Tennessee, and Edward Everett, of Massachusetts, were nominated for President and Vice President.
The party recognized “no political principle but the Constitution of the country, the union of the states and the enforcement of laws.” The party carried Kentucky, Tennessee, and Virginia in the election.
www.encyclopedia.com /html/C/ConstituU1.asp   (482 words)

  
 Lithuania Government Information
A party must receive at least 5% of the national vote to be represented in the Seimas.
This pattern was broken in the October 2000 elections when the Liberal Union and New Union parties won the most votes and were able to form a centrist ruling coalition with minor partners.
In July 2001, the center-left New Union Party forged an alliance with the left-wing Social Democratic Party and formed a new cabinet under former President Algirdas Brazauskas.
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When his legal client Eugene Schmitz, the president of the Musician's Union, became favored as the mayoral candidate of the new party, Ruef threw himself into the new party's campaign, and gave Schmitz the strong push he needed to accept the nomination.
The fact that the elected officials of the Union Labor Party were enormously corrupt does not change the intentions of their constituencies.
One of the new company's largest stockholders was Frank G. Drum, who employed Ruef as confidential attorney for PG&E, offering a retainer of $1,000 a month while sitting in the offices of William S. Tevis in the Mills Building.
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 The New Union Party   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-20)
The New Union Party shares with all Socialist organizations a theoretical foundation in the writings of Karl Marx and Friedrich Engels.
The positions of the New Union Party are defined in our leaflets, articles in The New Unionist, and in socialist classics that we distribute and republish.
If you want the New Union Party to continue to spread the message of DeLeonist socialism, send your donation to The New Union Party, 1821 University Ave., S116, St. Paul, MN 55104.
www1.minn.net /~nup   (296 words)

  
 Desi Talk.com, Online Edition   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-20)
South Asians in New York and New Jersey brought in the year 2002 with dinner, dance and champagne toasts; many attended the New Year’s Eve functions organized at various restaurants by local organizers.
There was an open bar at all three New Year’s Eve celebrations, while at the Clinton Manor party in Union, New Jersey, exclusive vegetarian food was served.
A section of the revelers at the New Year’s Eve party organized by INT USA and Crazy Beats Entertainment at Clinton Manor in Union, New Jersey.
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 New Union Party -- Facts, Info, and Encyclopedia article   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-20)
New Union Party -- Facts, Info, and Encyclopedia article
The New Union Party (NUP) was founded in 1980 by defectors from the (Click link for more info and facts about Socialist Labor Party of America) Socialist Labor Party of America (SLP).
This (Click link for more info and facts about DeLeonist) DeLeonist militant democratic socialist party "advocates political and social revolution" but denounces violence and is "committed to lawful activities to overthrow the capitalist economic system." The NUP fielded its first candidates in 1980, in (A midwestern state) Minnesota.
www.absoluteastronomy.com /encyclopedia/n/ne/new_union_party.htm   (113 words)

  
 Russian Millionaire’s Labor Party Wins Lithuania Parliamentary Elections - NEWS - MOSNEWS.COM   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-20)
The Labor Party took 30 percent of yesterday’s vote, the Election Commission in Vilnius said, based on ballots from 75 percent of polling stations.
The governing coalition of the Social Democrats and New Union trailed with 21 percent.
The Conservative Homeland Union, which governed from 1996 to 2000 and refuses to work with the Labor Party, placed third in yesterday’s ballot with 13 percent of the popular vote, according to the incomplete results.
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 Nuala Ahern - green jersey new party   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-20)
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 Union Party - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
Union Party is the name of more than one party:
Papua New Guinea - Papua and Niugini Union Party
This is a disambiguation page, a list of pages that otherwise might share the same title.
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 Liberty Union   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-20)
Liberty Union has been working to close the nuclear reactor in Vernon VT since before it opened.
Here are links to the three main resources working to prevent this catastrophic blunder of corporate greed.
Liberty Union is a nonviolent, socialist party: we believe in a government that provides for the security, health, and survival of the people.
www.libertyunion.windham.vt.us   (275 words)

  
 Encyclopedia: Peasants and New Democratic Party Union
Other descriptions of Peasants and New Democratic Party Union
The Peasants and New Democratic Party Union (Lithuanian: Valstiečių ir Naujosios demokratijos partijų sąjungos), or VNDS, is a conservative political party in Lithuania led by former Prime Minister Kazimiera Prunskienė.
In the 2004 European Parliamentary Elections it gained 7.4% of the vote and returned one MEP.
www.nationmaster.com /encyclopedia/Peasants-and-New-Democratic-Party-Union   (121 words)

  
 The New Union Party   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-20)
Union empowers workers to fight back and change society (November 2002)
NUP seeks better, not ‘perfect,’ society by Chris Nigro (January 2003)
"Letters and Debate: Must a Social Revolution Be Violent?" from the Committee for a Workers' Scientific-Socialist Party (July 1993)
newunionist.org /program.htm   (187 words)

  
 D.C.'s Political Report: Minor Parties Links
New Progressive Party of WI New Progressive Party of PR New Union Party
Integrity Party of New York, affiliated with American Reform Party.
State Parties: California, District of Columbia, Florida, Georgia, Illinois, Maryland, Massachusetts, Michigan, New York, Ohio, Pennsylvania, Rhode Island, Texas, Virginia, Washington,
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 AllRefer.com - Union party (U.S. History) - Encyclopedia
2 In 1936 various radical groups discontented with the New Deal formed the Union party at a convention in Cleveland, Ohio.
Father Charles E. Coughlin, Dr. Francis E. Townsend, and Gerald L. Smith, who had succeeded the recently assassinated Huey Long as the leader of the Share-the-Wealth movement, were the prime movers in the new party.
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 Constitutional Union party   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-20)
Constitutional Union party, in U.S. history, formed when the conflict between North and South broke down the older parties.
Delegates from 20 states attended the party convention at Baltimore in May, 1860, and John
Reforging the union: devolution and constitutional change in the United Kingdom.(The State of American Federalism, 1997-1998) (Publius)
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