Tag: policy

81 What is meant by the "left" and the "right"? 2012-12-04T22:08:50.417

77 Why do US police use handcuffs in otherwise calm, non-violent circumstances? 2020-06-16T08:42:29.033

75 What are Trump's incentives for withdrawing from the Paris Climate Agreement? 2017-05-31T14:12:09.900

74 Is the proposal to create a US Space Force being taken seriously? 2018-08-13T08:15:15.363

51 Why did political parties form in the United States? 2018-08-27T14:48:12.353

49 What are the downsides of being a debt-free country (no foreign national debt)? 2019-12-11T08:21:36.507

48 Why do many countries ban the sale of one's own blood? 2020-08-11T12:49:46.880

42 Why did the World Bank set the global poverty line at $1.90? 2019-06-08T16:19:41.523

39 Have any of the "We the People" petitions ever resulted in policy changes? 2013-01-04T18:29:21.563

39 What political and social factors underlie Sweden's controversial response to COVID-19? 2020-04-07T15:21:24.377

36 What is the rationale behind delaying the imposition of more radical Covid-19 countermeasures? 2020-03-11T21:58:55.800

34 When did the US start separating illegal immigrants from their children and what is this policy called? 2020-08-05T10:08:13.463

29 Who was the last US President to oversee a reduction in debt? 2012-12-04T23:10:02.983

29 Why are Kinder Surprise Eggs illegal in the USA? 2019-04-16T03:19:18.987

27 Why does the UK government write off student loan debt after 30 years? 2020-05-11T14:55:41.360

27 How could the US Congress reduce the size of the US Supreme Court? 2020-09-23T19:11:38.617

25 Why haven't any Governments banned cigarette sales when it has been proven that it's harmful? 2014-06-22T17:38:52.520

24 Who determines when road center lines are solid or dashed? 2019-07-18T12:35:19.007

22 What are examples of EU policies that are beneficial for one EU country, disadvantagious for another? 2019-09-22T16:27:37.240

20 Why is imposing vaccination / immunization so hard to achieve? 2017-01-07T07:57:01.947

20 Why do countries encourage nationalism? 2017-12-01T13:48:26.053

20 Why can one still buy newspapers during lockdown? 2020-03-20T16:07:34.253

19 Why are face covering ban policies being proposed? 2017-06-12T12:51:57.123

19 What can/do governments do to address house prices being driven up by foreign investors? 2017-08-28T04:31:35.897

19 Does the US government have any planning in place to ensure there's no shortages of food, fuel, steel and other commodities? 2019-02-24T23:20:06.483

19 Why are South Korean content laws so strict? 2019-03-11T23:58:17.570

18 Why can't gun control legislation get passed? 2016-02-28T19:06:33.120

18 Why are helmets and seatbelts required? 2020-07-14T11:40:46.730

17 Have pro-prostitution policies in Germany and Nevada been found to help reduce rape and sexual assault? 2017-04-30T20:58:22.927

15 What does it mean policywise to "Implement Sharia Law"? 2017-04-26T03:16:16.370

15 What does the term "White Privilege" mean? 2017-06-03T14:39:15.070

15 How could a wealth tax (not income tax) be implemented to make evasion difficult? 2019-01-20T17:12:59.140

14 How is Germany going to integrate the refugees? 2016-01-16T18:42:39.170

14 When is an act considered domestic terrorism in regards to US policy? 2017-10-03T01:33:17.413

14 Is Venezuela an example of socialism? 2018-09-14T16:24:23.787

14 Why are UK Bank Holidays on Mondays? 2019-05-02T11:33:55.753

14 Who polices the police in the USA? 2020-06-03T10:31:04.420

13 Has a French president ever made a ruling in favor of Andorra, at the expense of France? 2015-06-01T16:04:27.253

13 What laws would an anarchical country have? 2017-06-16T15:50:58.397

12 Which Arab countries grant immigration to non-Arabs? 2013-05-23T16:48:35.590

12 Why should I care about federal vs state rights? 2015-11-12T02:38:21.423

12 Has anyone attempted to quantify the effects of a full legalization of all drugs? 2017-12-15T18:04:15.257

11 Why hasn't Indian Govt still taken a step to slow down the rate of population growth in India? 2013-10-05T16:10:21.000

11 Has the US President ever been denied entry to a foreign country? 2013-10-16T22:20:30.500

11 Why is the US still in a state of emergency? 2017-02-08T05:49:13.610

11 Why haven't there been more experiments with the Universal Basic Income? 2017-02-14T03:10:09.863

11 What is the immigration policy among different German parties? 2017-08-14T10:12:51.427

11 Where can I find official reasoning for political stances? 2018-02-26T18:50:16.897

11 Do any 2020 Democratic primary candidates support repealing the PATRIOT Act and eliminating mass surveillance in the United States? 2020-01-18T21:17:32.907

11 How can police brutality be prevented through policy? 2020-06-02T18:01:02.033

10 How do leaders cross the language barrier during phone calls? 2017-02-04T05:41:55.760

10 What democratic systems exist that successfully tackle NIMBYism? 2017-05-07T11:02:01.703

10 Why are drinking laws so strict in the USA? 2019-04-07T01:35:05.450

9 Are there any proposed systems of running the government like a corporation? 2012-12-09T20:37:35.197

9 Why does the U.S grant visas via lottery? 2013-05-09T01:28:10.253

8 Visa application lottery, best odds by country of origin? 2013-10-10T23:02:13.613

8 Iran's list of designated terrorist organizations? 2013-10-22T06:23:19.423

8 Game theory: ignorant voting, when to pass, when to guess? 2017-03-10T17:35:56.097

8 If presidents are impeached and removed from office, how are they forced out? 2017-08-24T02:39:01.803

8 Does the DEA have authority to prohibit any substance? 2018-04-04T18:22:00.953

8 Why do governments encourage saving resources instead of simply raising the price on them? 2019-02-24T23:13:30.333

7 What benefit does Ireland get for the tax policies that faciliate the "Dutch Sandwich" 2013-02-28T21:35:42.547

7 Tunisia's list of designated terrorist organizations? 2013-08-30T01:19:11.320

7 What evidence is there to suggest a correlation between the economic performance of the US and the policies of its President? 2016-03-21T11:38:55.890

7 What countries currently adopt anti-natalist policies? 2017-06-22T09:46:48.870

7 What are the arguments for keeping the Jones Act, and who is making them? 2017-09-28T17:58:59.303

7 What could a vegan mayor actually do? 2018-10-13T21:14:34.323

7 Why was the budget for the Center of Disease Control being cut drastically? 2020-01-31T17:09:40.140

6 Prohibition on incestual marriage vs same sex marriage - what does the data say? 2012-12-21T16:13:48.873

6 What is the Overton window? 2012-12-23T19:56:41.663

6 Does standard of living correlate with higher education? 2013-05-25T18:05:24.887

6 Does the increase to the Government Contractor minimum wage have no real effective impact? 2014-02-03T17:20:09.783

6 Would reducing the maximum working hours also reduce unemployment? 2014-02-05T19:10:47.303

6 Do individual countries control transit zone law? 2014-02-22T19:19:07.167

6 Has Germany used water cannons for controlling crowds other than protests? 2016-01-10T00:57:06.573

6 Why did EU ban GM soy crops and have not used a more gradual ban policy? 2017-04-21T20:11:53.173

6 Why do the people (through their representatives) pay for the police officers' transgressions against the people? 2018-12-04T13:30:16.647

6 Who in the US actually "sends" astronauts to the Moon? The executive or the legislative branch? 2019-03-27T05:54:58.980

6 What can local governments do to reform the police & policing? 2020-08-31T14:23:55.767

5 Why is the Obama administration's counter-terrorism policies different to what was promised? 2013-08-10T04:13:42.543

5 People's Republic of China's list of designated terrorist organizations? 2014-05-26T05:38:58.607

5 What percent of people killed by police in the US are unarmed? 2015-08-19T18:44:45.100

5 How many cities around the world has been successfully applied the ISO 37120 standard? 2016-03-10T23:02:24.587

5 Does the UK still use propaganda? 2016-06-10T04:09:39.117

5 Are security staff of foreign ambassadors allowed to carry firearms in countries such as UK? 2018-02-08T14:55:25.570

5 What are pharmaceutical companies lobbying for exactly? 2018-04-18T23:38:51.013

5 Restrictions on reform to the common agricultural policy by the UK post-Brexit 2018-06-30T21:14:17.770

5 Are there some systematic attempts to evaluate how pro-Christian-Right presidential policies have been? 2018-09-01T14:26:05.143

5 Has the abolishment of the FCC fairness doctrine led to political polarization in the US? 2018-10-09T14:55:58.180

5 Why is the US increasing its oil exports in recent years after protecting its oil reserves for a long time? 2019-03-11T09:46:51.063

5 Why use tariffs instead of a tax on foreign investment to remedy the "trade deficit"? 2019-07-01T14:12:37.627

5 Did Norway reduce Electric Car Incentives (Policy) because they were so costly? 2019-08-05T13:55:39.270

5 Is Hezbollah officially supported by Iran? 2019-10-05T19:20:06.310

5 Have any Democrats embraced any new policies or compromises in an attempt to appeal to conservatives that are unhappy with Trump? 2019-11-21T14:55:04.563

5 Has the membership of SAGE during the COVID-19 pandemic been published? 2020-04-18T15:18:11.337

5 How has the Scottish Government's handling of the COVID-19 pandemic differed from that of the UK Government? 2020-06-10T12:28:02.220

5 Why does South Korea invest 4.6% of their GDP in scientific research? 2020-08-21T16:32:16.750

4 Are there any states that require leaders to respect empirical studies? 2012-12-07T03:09:19.250

4 How do wage subsidies support industrial decentralization? 2014-06-21T11:22:44.583