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The New Congress Party: a New Third Party Focused on Specific Radical Legislative Changes To Promote Democracy and Peace

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6. Abolish the Electoral College System for electing a president.  A president must win by a majority of individual votes (not just a plurality of votes), using the method of Instant Runoff Voting. Each voter will rank slated candidates from most favorite to least favorite. And it may take two or more rounds of voting to eliminate the candidate with the fewest votes, until eventually one of the remaining candidates captures at least 51 percent of the vote.   US News and World Report: "Abolish the Electoral College: The current presidential elector system is outdated and easily manipulated," by David Stewart, 2-6-2013.   The Progressive: "Abolish the Electoral College, Fast!" by Bob Fitrakis and Harvey Wasserman,  2-2-2013. It's Time to Abolish the Electoral College, 11-04-2012.    

7. Allow Congress--not the president--to select Supreme Court judges, who will serve for four-year terms.  Judges may serve multiple terms. How Are US Supreme Court Justices Appointed.   Wikipedia: Term Limits in the United States. 

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8. Implement a decentralized, non-hierarchical, or grassroots, approach to public schools:  The neighbors who live within the boundaries of each public elementary, middle, and high school will democratically establish their own school philosophy and curriculum, using public funds.  There will no longer be federal, state, county, or township control of neighborhood schools.  This should improve neighborhood togetherness, as neighbors ideally become tribal, in a new and modern way. A.S. Neill's Summerhill School.  Huffington Post: "At Brooklyn Free School, A Movement Reborn with Liberty and No Testing for All," by Lucus Kavner, 11-30-2012.  Greenshire Arts Consortium: Institute for Holistic Studies: "The Holistic Education Movement," by Scott H. Forbes, 6-28-1996, edited by Greenshire. 

- Advertisement -  Institute for Liberal Studies: An Agency of the Florida State University: Student Government Association: 14 youtube lectures: Bill Ayers and Kathleen Kemp, 1-12-2009.   Wikipedia article on Tribalism.   Wikipedia: Beyond Civilization is a nonfiction book by Daniel Quinn.  Beyond Civilization is Quinn's foremost book on New Tribalism. 

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Roger Copple will soon be 65 years old in June. He retired five years ago in May 2010 from teaching general elementary, mostly third grade, for half of his teaching career and also middle and high school special education for the other half in (more...)

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That's more revolutionary than ... the most revolu... by Ad Du on Saturday, Sep 7, 2013 at 6:33:12 PM
Response to Ad Du Ad Du, thanks for reading the ... by Roger Copple on Saturday, Sep 7, 2013 at 9:15:33 PM
 I must insist with embarrassment that I did ... by Ad Du on Sunday, Sep 8, 2013 at 5:42:41 PM
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