A tag is a keyword or label that categorizes your question with other, similar questions. Using the right tags makes it easier for others to find and answer your question.
Civil and political rights are a class of rights that protect individuals' freedom from infringement by governments, social organizations, wealthy and powerful people and private individuals.
Questions relating to legally recognized relationships between couples, primarily same-sex couples, which may confer rights similar or identical to marriage
For questions about conflict between different factions within a country. For questions about war between countries please use the [armed-conflict] tag.
Classified information refers to material that has been designated as sensitive by a government body or organisation. Laws and regulations on classifying information and the handeling thereof vary per…
may be used to refer to any change in the climate, it is most often used when discussing the politics of, and related belief/non-belief in, global warming as a human-induced climactic c…
Questions related to the Clinton Foundation, a non-profit organization established by Bill Clinton (the 42nd President of the United States). The stated mission of the foundation is to "strengthen the…
questions about political parties who work together to form a government
Questions related to the period of tension between the Soviet Union and the United States after World War II (between 1947–1991)
Questions relating to the government or politics of the Republic of Colombia.
Questions relating to the government or politics of Colorado, a state of the United States
The Commonwealth, formally the Commonwealth of Nations is a voluntary association of 56 countries that support each other and work together towards shared goals in democracy and development.
Questions on Communist theory and the politics of Communist states
Questions about the field in political science that works empirically. A common method is the comparison of different countries through time.
Questions about refugee-like programs that do not strictly fit under the 1951 Refugee Convention. These include "subsidiary protection" in the EU, temporary protected status (TPS) in the USA, etc.
when asking about actual or potential conflicts of interest, as well as related questions regarding conflict of interest rules and ethics.
A congress is typically the legislative body of a country, but without the executive powers of a parliament or president. Use with a relevant country tag.
Questions related to compulsory service to government, particularly for service in the military.
Conservatism is a political and social philosophy that promotes retaining traditional social institutions in the context of culture and civilization.
The Conservative Party, officially the Conservative and Unionist Party, is a centre right political party in the United Kingdom. Also known as the Tories.
A constitution is a framework for government, and serves as a set of founding principles for the entity.
Questions about monarchies that have a monarch and government that is bound by a constitution
Use for questions about elections in which the legality or validity of the result is challenged by the losing candidate or where there is no clear winner.
Copyright allows an author or company to publish their works while retaining exclusive rights for a time period (after which they become public domain). Use this tag to discuss copyright laws and poli…
Questions about a situation where a larger number of contending parties come together to rule out working with another person or party whom they see as a common threat or enemy.
Questions about groups of people or companies that act as a legal entity by law.
Corruption is where a government official acts in their own interests, often over the interests of their position or country.
Questions relating to the government or politics of the Republic of Costa Rica