Tag Archives: Voter turnout

Noam Chomsky, Daniel Ellsberg, and Michael Moore: Endorsing Evil

          by Mark E. Smith Michael Moore, Daniel Ellsberg, and Noam Chomsky are among the many war criminals who urged people to vote in elections they knew would result in war crimes. No matter how you … Continue reading

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Our Mission Whether We Choose to Accept It Or Not: Reflections on the 2012 Election Boycott

        by Mark E. Smith In several areas the Election Boycott Movement succeeded in 2012. We managed to make boycotting elections part of the discussion and an acceptable option for many who hadn’t considered it before. Turnout … Continue reading

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The disillusioned and dissatisfied electorate

8 November 2012 An initial analysis of the results of Tuesday’s presidential election reveals one overriding element that is little noted in the American media: the staggering decline in voter turnout, and in particular the vote for President Barack Obama. … Continue reading

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Election results 2012: Voter turnout lower than 2008 and 2004, report says

          [We don’t think apathy alone can explain the lower voter turnout. The election boycott movement has only just begun. Before you know it, they’ll be gearing up for the 2014 midterm election. Tune it out, … Continue reading

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Successful Election Boycott in Italy

by Senior citizen Sunday’s successful election boycott in Italy proves that not voting can be a more effective option than voting. The global mainstream media noted that voter turnout sharply decreased from 67% in the previous election to only 47% … Continue reading

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