You would expect the platform of a political party to?
The platform of a political party outlines its main objectives and philosophy on various topics that are important to the country and its citizens. It normally will not only include theoretical positions, but positions that relate to current issues as well.
Third parties make the political system more democratic by offering more choices. America has become a two-party system with third parties struggling to even get on the ballot in most states. A strong third party, which addresses a specific issue or platform, would force the two dominant parties to expand their platform to include these issues in an effort to compete with the third party.
What political party would be more inclined to believe in liberal ideas within the political spectrum?
If a sociology professor ranks high in prestige but has a relatively low income what can one expect of her political views?
In the typical organizational structure of a political party the lowest level of local party organization would be the?
You must be an Australian citizen. Join a political party and convince all of your party members that you would be the best person to run that political party. Get your political party elected at the next election by making a lot of promises to the electorate that you may or may not keep when you get into government.
Throughout American history there have been small, often off-shoot political parties that express alternative views or maintain specific agendas. The most notable current example would be the Tea Party, an offshoot of the Republican Party. Other examples would be the Socialist Labor Party formed in 1898 in this country and the Social Workers Party, founded by the Communist Party USA in 1928. The Libertarian party, which has somewhat more mainstream awareness, would be another example…
Why would the development of factions within a political party hurt that partys chances for success?
For the 1864 US presidential elections, the Republicans campaigned as the National Union Party. The platform called for a constitutional amendment outlawing slavery. No longer was the policy objective to be only the reunification of the US. The platform also outlined the terms of the South's surrender which excluded any compromises to Southern ideas. The surrender would be unconditional. This would also include a swearing of allegiance to the US Constitution.
Leninism is a body of political theory for a democratic organization of the revolutionary vanguard party and the achievement of a direct democracy via the dictatorship of the proletariat as the prelude to socialism. Lenin argued that a realized vanguard party would fight and lead the political independence of the working class. This party would provide political education, leadership, and support necessary to depose of capitalism.
Newspapers are a form of media that doles out information to a large audience. A political party would give specific information of news whether it be slanderous information about other parties and their magnates or information that shows the party in an appealing fashion. Furthermore, by using newspapers the political party could get their information out to a broader audience without having to move to each area where there are voters because this would be…
Assuming you are referring to U.S. Politics, it would depend on how you define conservative. Traditionally, the constitutional party would be the most conservative, followed by the libertarian. The republican party is the more conservative of the primary two parties though because of diversity and political expedience, it does operate as the most conservative.