The Romanian Revolution (1989)...When An Oppressed People Had Enough The Winds Of Change Move Quickly.
No matter what system is in place the winds of change tumble fast when people had enough. This took place in Romania in 1989 as the revolution spread through Eastern Europe and the Berlin Wall collaps...
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The Pitchforks Are Coming… For Us Plutocrats
A memo for my fellow filthy rich who live in our gated bubble worlds: Wake up, people. It won’t last.
Coup d'état
A coup d'état (/ˌkuːdeɪˈtɑː/ ( listen ); French: blow of state; plural: coups d'état), also known as a coup, a putsch, or an overthrow, is the sudden and illegal seizure of a government,...
Democratization
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Legal reform
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Provisional governments
Provisional government is an emergency or interim government set up when a political void has been created by the collapse of a very large government. The early provisional governments were created t...
Revolution
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Secession
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Dissolution of the Soviet Union
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International Centre for Democratic Transition
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Velvet Revolution
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Regulatory Reform Act 2001
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Wilmington Insurrection of 1898
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May Overthrow
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Legislative and Regulatory Reform Act 2006
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Portuguese transition to democracy
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Nationalisms and regionalisms of Spain
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Missouri Constitutional Convention (1861–63)
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Blanquism
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Anti-bureaucratic revolution
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Power vacuum
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Provisional Siberian Government (Vladivostok)
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The seizure of power by the Bolsh...
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Cabinet of the Czechoslovak government-in-exile
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21 July 1940 – 12 November 1942
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Athenian coup of 411 BC
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Law reform
Law reform or legal reform is the process of examining existing laws, and advocating and implementing changes in a legal system, usually with the aim of enhancing justice or efficiency.Intimately rela...