Governance & Politics

Army Vet Fought Off 5 Offenders at New York Subway Without Pulling Sidearm #article - "The NYPD officer caught on viral video fending off a band of subway vagrants without reaching for his gun has handled himself well under pressure before — he’s a U.S. Army veteran who’s served in Iraq and Afghanistan, police said." Press event video

Can Texas Secede from the Union? #video

The Debt Limit Explained #video

The European Union Explained* #video

FiveThirtyEight

Follow The Money

GovTrack - "Tracking the United States Congress . Find your representative and senators and legislation that affects you."

How to Become the British Monarch #video

How to research political candidates #article - "A follow-up to the checklist of things to do before election day, this post gives an overview of 4 criteria for evaluating political candidates, seeing through distortion techniques, and 5 places voters might find candidate information."

The Law You Won't Be Told #video

Political Database of the Americas - "Through its website, the PDBA offers centralized and systematized information about institutions and political processes, national constitutions, branches of government, elections, political constitutional studies and other subjects related to the strengthening of democracy in the region. With more than 1,500 pages of information, the PDBA is one of the most preferred sources of political information on the Internet reaching more than 600,000 users per month."

Open Secrets

r/Ask_Politics

r/politics

Vote411 - " Election Information You Need . Brought to you by The League of Women Voters Education Fund"

Vote Smart

What Is Martial Law And How Does It Work? #video

The (Secret) City of London, Part 1: History #video

The (Secret) City of London, Part 2: Government #video

What Is Populism? #video

Candidate Research

Federal Election Commission

OnTheIssues - "Every Political Leader on Every Issue"

Fact Checking

Factba.se

FactCheck.org - "A Project of The Annenberg Public Policy Center"

NPR Fact Check

PolitiFact

The Washington Post Fact Checker - "The Truth Behind The Rhetoric | By Glenn Kessler"

History

American Empire #video

Brief History of the Royal Family #video

The True Cost of the Royal Family Explained #video

Net Neutrality

Internet Citizens: Defend Net Neutrality #video

Net Neutrality (HUNGRY BEAST) #video

Privacy & Surveillance

The Great Hack #documentary - "Explore how a data company named Cambridge Analytica came to symbolize the dark side of social media in the wake of the 2016 U.S. presidential election."

N.S.A. Spying: Why Does It Matter? | Op-Docs | The New York Times #video - "A short film explores whether ordinary Americans should be concerned about online surveillance."

The NSA and surveillance ... made simple - animation #video