|Election||Voter Registration Deadline||Election Date|
General Election (to fill vacancies and propose questions)
|October 6, 2014||
November 4, 2014
|State and Local General Runoff Date||October 6, 2014||December 2, 2014|
|Federal General Runoff Date||October 6, 2014||January 6, 2015|
|Monday, October 6, 2014||Last day a person may register and be eligible to vote in the General Election and Runoff. O.C.G.A. § 21-2-224 (a)|
* O.C.G.A. § 21-2-14. When the last day for the exercise of any privilege or the discharge of any duty prescribed or required by this chapter shall fall on a Saturday, Sunday, or legal holiday, the next succeeding business day shall be the last day for the exercise of such privilege or the discharge of such duty.
On August 30th, the Pirate Party of Georgia held its Annual General Meeting, in the 5th Floor meeting area of the Atlanta Hilton.
The event was set to coincide with the annual Dragon Con convention, where over 60,000 individuals would be present, allowing for greater exposure. Added to that, there is a track of programming that focuses on Pirate issues and topics, from CyberSecurty, to trademark and copyright law, and activism. Read the rest of this entry
Please watch both of these videos and comment on what you think of the sides that Edward Snowden and the NSA took.
Edward Snowden: Here’s how we take back the Internet
Richard Ledgett: The NSA responds to Edward Snowden’s TED Talk
First off what is Liberty?
Among other things:
a : the power to do as one pleases
b : freedom from physical restraint
c : freedom from arbitrary or despotic control
d : the positive enjoyment of various social, political, or economic rights and privileges
e : the power of choice
Patrick Henry is quoted as saying “Give me liberty, or give me death!” He very well knew how important liberty to people. In recent years our leaders has fallen victim to the idea of “safety” over freedom. Keep in mind this has not been just a recent fault, in WW2 we unjustly put countless asian americans in camps. Throughout the Cold War (with the wars within it, Vietnam for example) a number of americans were investigated and or shunned for fear that they have ideals of other countries.