ACLED collects real-time data on the locations, dates, actors, fatalities, and types of all reported political violence and protest events across Africa, the Middle East, Latin America & the Caribbean, East Asia, South Asia, Southeast Asia, Central Asia & the Caucasus, Europe, and the United States of America.
Powerbase is a free guide to networks of power, lobbying, public relations and the communications activities of governments and other interests. It is a project of Public Interest Investigations and Spinwatch.
Comprehensive Nuclear Test Ban Treaty Organization
A curated list of books that will blow your mind.
A free guide to networks of power, lobbying, public relations and the communications activities of governments and other interests.
Enter your zipcode to catch up on the candid thoughts of individuals who represent you.
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A website detailing which candidates recieved how much money from whom, and when.
An online database with pay-for-play access that lets you look up dossiers on Federal informants, law enforcement and federal agents, and lawyers and handlers of same. You can pay by the week or for a lifetime subscription if you want. Keep in mind that this may not have accurate data.
A wiki set up by the US Patent Office to better determine whether or not prior art or obviousness apply to patent applications. It would behoove everyone to glance at it occasionally.
Where the candidates stand on the matters that matter.
The book that started the Creative Commons movement.
An interesting bit of historical text originally published by Oak Ridge National Labs on the topic of surviving a nuclear war.
A website where you can purchase copies of the US Bill of Rights on metal cards and luggage tags.
A far future RPG in which the players play field agents keeping the peace between a dozen civilizations by any means necessary throughout the universe. Also has strong themes of political intrigue, wonder, and responsibility. Published under the Creative Commons v3 license, though you can purchase PDFs of it from DriveThruRpg.com or buy dead trees from lulu.com if you want to support the project.
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