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Sanctions are actions taken by countries against others for political reasons, either unilaterally or multilaterally.
Questions relating to the government or politics of the Kingdom of Saudi Arabia (KSA)
A scandal is an event that causes political embarrassment and/or intense press coverage of the event. Some political scandals end political careers, while others have little or no effect. Use this tag…
The Schengen Area refers to a treaty that allows broad freedom of movement for European citizens between Schengen countries without the need for a visa. Use to discuss the politics of countries joinin…
Questions about political aspects of science, e.g. funding by the government
Questions relating to the politics of Scotland, a constituent country within the United Kingdom of Great Britain and Northern Ireland
Questions relating to the Scottish National Party (SNP), a Scottish nationalist political party in the United Kingdom.
Questions about the withdrawal of a group from a larger entity, especially a political entity. Use with a country or other tag to identify the entity. For question about "local independence" use [loca…
The Second Amendment to the US Constitution guarantees the right of citizens to bear arms. Use to discuss the usage, meaning and implications. Use with the [united-states] tag and possibly the [guns] …
Questions about the US Secret Service, which provides certain protective services for certain dignitaries and protects the integrity of the US currency. Use with the [united-states] tag. For organizat…
Questions relating to the indifference to religious considerations relating to politics.
The Securities and Exchange Commission is a US government agency in charge of enforcing the laws against market manipulation.
Use for questions related to any legislative body referred to as a "Senate". Combine with the appropriate country tag. A senate is a deliberative assembly, often the upper house or chamber of a bicame…
Questions related to the official or unofficial rules of any legislative body in a country which is formally known as a Senate. For the US Senate, combine with [united-states]
Questions relating to the separation of power when it comes to governing a state. A prime example is the trias politica which divides power between a legislature, an executive and a judiciary.
Questions related to the government or politics regarding the Republic of Serbia.
for questions related directly to the 17th amendment to the United States Constitution or issues arising from it. The 17th amendment is best known for instituting the popular election of …
Questions relating to the government or politics of the Republic of Sierra Leone.
Questions related to the politics or government regarding the Republic of Singapore.
Questions about the single transferable voting system.
Questions about systems in which people are treated as property.
Questions related to the government or politics of the Slovak Republic.
Questions relating to the government or politics of the Republic of Slovenia.
Questions related to the political and economic theory of social organization which advocates that the means of production, distribution, and exchange should be owned or regulated by the community as …
Many people use social media for political purposes. Questions here should focus on the political aspects of social media usage, and not broader usage questions.