The War on Terror is a Fraud "In the mid-'80s, if you remember He [Osama bin Laden] came to thank me for my efforts to bring the Americans, our friends, to help us against the atheists.
Unit 2 revision Passing Edexcel Politics Unit 2 These are old mark scheme prior to the use of section A source questions but still useful practice Unit 2 exam practice questions Government and Politics Unit 2 exam: Governing the UK In the exam you will have to answer two questions one from a choice of two sources in section A and one from a choice of two essay questions in section B.
You will have 1 hour and 20 minutes — there are 80 marks — 1 mark a minute. Devolution introduced autonomous regional government, while the HRA established a codified set of rights for UK citizens. Though the pace of change has slowed, the coalition has proposed further reform.
Nevertheless, the potentially most far reaching reform — the use of AV for general elections — was rejected in a referendum in With reference to the sources, identify two constitutional reforms together with how they were designed to improve the constitution.
Asses the arguments for retaining an uncodified constitution How successful has constitutional reform been since ? Why have there been growing calls for a codified constitution in the UK? Analyse the importance of conventions within the UK constitution.
In the past, large government have enabled the government to drive through its legislation, despite determined opposition. Even under coalition government, most legislative proposals are safe from parliamentary interference.
How has it been proposed to strengthen Parliaments control of the executive? Other Parliament 40 mark think through How effective are Parliamentary committees?
Assess the proposals for House of Lords reform. How effective is the House of Commons To what extent have both Houses of Parliament become more effective since ? Assess the arguments for retaining a fully appointed 2nd chamber Is Parliament still relevant?
Explain the main factors that limit the effectiveness of Parliament. The principle requires that all ministers, whether in the cabinet or not, should defend government policy whether or not they disagree with it privately.
Any Minster who cannot do this must resign or face dismissal. For what reasons has Cabinet government declined Assess the significance of the conventions of individual and collective ministerial responsibility.
How effective are the constraints on the PM? Has the PM become more presidential in recent years? To what extent has cabinet government been replaced by prime ministerial government? Marks are gained for accuracy is it true or false?
Organising points in a logical order, clear line of argument, reaching a conclusion.
Answers should have a beginning introductiona middle argument and an end conclusion Intro should define key terms used in the question, show an understanding of 'the point' of the question the issue or issues it raisesoutline the line of argument to be adopted, possibly indicating the conclusion favoured Make points in a logically related order.
Support points with appropriate evidence make a point and prove it. Qualify points wherever appropriate make a point and qualify it — 'However …' 'On the other hand …'. Argue to a conclusion don't 'sit on the fence', unless the question asks you to 3.
Start with a one-sentence answer to the question set 'In conclusion, …'. Briefly summarise the key factors that support this conclusion new material should not be introduced at this stage Command words Break something into its component parts and show how they relate to one another Argue.COMMUNIQUE #3 Haymarket Issue "I NEED ONLY MENTION in passing that there is a curious reappearance of the Catfish tradition in the popular Godzilla cycle of films which arose after the nuclear chaos unleashed upon Japan.
Re possible reasons for passivism: my personal one is that I had tried activism a few times over the years, and it backfired in various traumatic and unexpected ways, even though my words and actions were indistinguishable (to me) from those taken by other, much more successful activists.
“Parliament carries out none of its functions adequately”.
The Death of the Moth. Moths that fly by day are not properly to be called moths; they do not excite that pleasant sense of dark autumn nights and ivy-blossom which the commonest yellow-underwing asleep in the shadow of the curtain never fails to rouse in us. “Parliament carries out none of its functions adequately”. Discuss. (40 marks) With democracy on the incline and other countries catching up to where the UK once lead it can be argued that parliament does not carry out its functions adequately. Parliament Doesn't Carry Out Its Functions Adequately 'Parliament carries out none of its functions adequately.' Discuss (40 marks) In the UK, Parliament consists of the Monarchy, the House of Commons and the House of Lords.
Discuss. With democracy on the incline and other countries catching up to where the UK once lead it can be argued that parliament does not carry out its functions adequately. 'Parliament carries out none of its functions adequately.' Discuss (40 marks) In the UK, Parliament consists of the Monarchy, the House of Commons and the House of Lords.
This has existed for centuries and has stood the test of time, in that it still exists.
Lifting the Veil An Investigative History of the United States Pathocracy. Researched and Written by Timothy M. Silver “I know the capacity that is there to make tyranny total in America.
The Death of the Moth. Moths that fly by day are not properly to be called moths; they do not excite that pleasant sense of dark autumn nights and ivy-blossom which the commonest yellow-underwing asleep in the shadow of the curtain never fails to rouse in us.