Essays Tagged: "Liberal Party"

Television's effect on the Political Process

For instance, during the 1988 federal election, John Turner's TV debate performance resurrected the Liberal party and almost made them win the election. If it wasn't for the televised debate, the Libe ...

(2 pages) 97 0 3.7 Nov/1996

Subjects: Social Science Essays > Communication Studies > The Media

This is an essay about the achivements of William Gladstone and Benjamin Disraeli.

e biggest difference between them was that Disraeli ledthe Conservative Party and Gladstone led the Liberal Party.Benjamin Disraeli was born in London. He was Jewish until 1817 when he becameChristian ... toria became empress of India, which were two of his greatestachievements.William Gladstone led the Liberal Party and served four times as prime minister(1868-1874, 1880-1885, 1886, and 1892-1894). He ...

(2 pages) 43 0 4.3 Oct/2002

Subjects: History Term Papers

This essay compares the programs of England's Prime Ministers, William Gladstone and Benjamin Disreli.

gn .They were different from each other because they led different political parties. Gladstone was Liberal and Disraeli was conservative.William Ewart Gladstone was born in Liverpool, December 29, 18 ... Church (Oxford). It was here that he decided he wanted to be a politician.William Gladstone led the Liberal Party and served four times as Prime Minister of Great Britain (1880-1885, 1868-1874, 1892-1 ...

(2 pages) 36 0 3.7 Oct/2002

Subjects: History Term Papers

"The Ulster Unionist Party was primarily responsible for the development of sectarian politics in Northern Ireland between 1921 and 1972". Do you agree?

reatened. They had seen the threat of the nationalists grow in strength that had won support of the Liberal party in 1912. The significance of this is that the overwhelming majority of Nationalists we ...

(11 pages) 80 1 4.0 Dec/2003

Subjects: Social Science Essays > Political Science

Conservatism vs. Liberalism between 1886 and 1906.

In the following essay I will consider the two questions; why were the liberals out of power for so much of the period 1886-1906 and how do historians explain Conservative ... plain Conservative success in the period 1886-1906.At first glance it seems a simple answer why the liberals were out of power for all but 3 years (as a minority government) out of 20, the simple answ ... ut of power for all but 3 years (as a minority government) out of 20, the simple answer is that the liberal party was weakened, seemingly beyond repair when in 1886 ninety-three liberal MP's left the ...

(5 pages) 108 0 5.0 Jan/2004

Subjects: History Term Papers > European History

Robert Gordon Menzies

pointement ended in 1941. Then followeed eught years in opposition until Menzies, now leading a new Liberal Party-country Party coalition achieved a resounding victory in the election of December 1949 ...

(1 pages) 24 0 3.4 Mar/2004

Subjects: History Term Papers > Australian History

Privitization of Prisons

In late October, only a year after the coalition had been elected, the Liberal party established a New Prisons Project. The new project was a first for the Victoria Penial ... a Sate Government Responsibility. However since the introduction of the new Government in 1992 the Liberals challenged the approach to actively pursue private investment in infrastructure and service ... Fulham Correctional Centre was 20% below cost and Port Phillip 15% under budget.Privatization was a Liberal Government adventure. Yet since the new coalition has been elected with a new Victorian Prem ...

(12 pages) 342 0 4.3 Jun/2004

Subjects: Law & Government Essays

Rolling back the australian welfare state

Since the Howard government and the liberal party came to power in Australia, the welfare state has been rolled back and conditions for ... to roll back the Australian welfare state has been "embedded in...economic rationalism and economic liberalisation" which has manifested itself in 3 forms of social policy:· Individual responsi ... er Beazley argues against the Howard government's perception of mutual obligation, arguing that the liberal notion of mutual obligation is another form of forcing individual responsibility by the gove ...

(9 pages) 92 0 5.0 Jul/2004

Subjects: Social Science Essays

Democracy vs Dictatorship

e candidate to choose from. Or perhaps your ballot lists four candidates, but they are all from the Liberal party. Dictatorships are one party political systems that are ruled by one leader or an elit ...

(9 pages) 82 1 4.3 Apr/2005

Subjects: Social Science Essays > Political Science

Report on Politician: Irwin Cotler.

ler is the Minister of Justice and AttorneyPolitical party involved:Irwin Cotler is involved in the Liberal party, and the level of government is federal.Biography:Minister Cotler is currently a Profe ...

(3 pages) 12 0 0.0 Jan/2006

Subjects: Social Science Essays > Political Science > Politicians

Essay On Lloyd George's Life

brother, Richard Lloyd, a shoemaker in Llanystumdwy, Caernarvonshire.Lloyd George joined the local Liberal Party and became an alderman on the Caernarvon County Council. He took part in several polit ... Society on the need to tackle the issue of land ownership.In 1890 Lloyd George was selected as the Liberal candidate for the Caernarvon Borough constituency. A by-election took place later that year ...

(5 pages) 21 1 4.6 Apr/2006

Subjects: History Term Papers > European History

Gough Whitlam Dismissal

as seen as a threat to the previous Australian way of life. The changes went against everything the Liberal government, of the previous twenty-three years had sought to protect- the private sector. In ... reased personal rights for the people and previously down-trodden minorities severely unsettled the Liberal Party, and upset the Liberal Senators, who began to make the Whitlam government's term incre ...

(2 pages) 27 0 5.0 May/2006

Subjects: History Term Papers > Australian History

William Lyon Mackenzie King

e King (1874-1950) was the tenth prime minister of Canada. William Lyon Mackenzie King led Canada's Liberal Party from 1919 to 1948. He achieved many great feats. His greatest accomplishment was the p ... ervant, King was deeply engaged in politics and was interested in little else. In 1908 King was the Liberal candidate from Waterloo North, Ontario for a seat in the House of Commons. Although the area ...

(11 pages) 25 0 4.0 Sep/2006

Subjects: History Term Papers > North American History > Canadian History

Pablo Escobar

er of sicario schools of assassination; a politician with the Colombian Chamber of Deputies for the Liberal Party; he was a ruthless killer and a Colombian Drug "" lord. The faces of Escobar changed f ... ut $500,000 a day"� (Rodriguez, 1997). Escobar was trying to infiltrate himself into the New Liberalism Party that was headed by Louis Carlos Galan. Apparently, Galan knew about Escobar's illeg ...

(11 pages) 27 0 0.0 May/2001

Subjects: Businesss Research Papers

Political Parties

of ideas; that is, some have been ideological while others have been pragmatic.According to Carty, Liberals believe that the rights of an individual are more important than the rights of the state (C ... he chance to shape their own lives and reach the limit of their own potential. Another tenet of the Liberal ideology is equality of the human condition (i.e. equality employment, education, and traini ...

(3 pages) 18 0 0.0 Jul/2001

Subjects: Literature Research Papers


company, Strategic Communications Inc., that was part of last year's leadership campaign. This made Liberal critic Richard Neufeld wondered if it was an NDP attempt for more votes. After the agreement ... Richard Neufeld wondered if it was an NDP attempt for more votes. After the agreement was made the Liberal party stated if they were elected they would immediately restore grizzly-bear hunting in B.C ...

(1 pages) 272 0 0.0 Nov/2001

Subjects: Literature Research Papers

Canada's Electoral System

nadians voted for the Conservatives Party to be in power lead by Stephen Harper. The dynasty of the Liberal Party has crashed and burn after twelve years in power because of the anger accumulated by C ... vote they earn. The only parties that benefits from this style of system is the main ones like the Liberals and the Conservatives, and for the less dominant parties its unfair for them.� Other ...

(10 pages) 25 0 0.0 Nov/2007

Subjects: Law & Government Essays > Government

Lloyd George

was promoted to Chancellor of the Exchequer in 1906 that there was a need for new priorities in the Liberals policies and he believed that they lay in social reforms. "He was mainly seeking all party ... education, the poor law, alcohol abuse and agriculture." . Lloyd George knew that in order for the Liberal party to continue in its popularity it needed the support of the working classes. It was the ...

(8 pages) 770 0 0.0 Feb/2008

Subjects: Social Science Essays > Economics

The 2003 Election Campaign

eader of the opposition John Brogden claiming he is too inexperienced for the job and declaring the Liberal Party simply does not have the resources required to lead the NSW government.Their advertise ... emphasis the stability of the NSW government over the period Bob Carr has been in office as Premier.Liberal Policies Although the Liberal Party has offered improvements in the same areas as Labor, the ...

(3 pages) 8 0 0.0 Feb/2008

Subjects: Social Science Essays > Political Science