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For questions about Hillary Clinton, First Lady of the United States from 1993 to 2001, US Senator from 2001-2009, Secretary of State from 2009 to 2013 and Democratic Party's presidential candidate fo…
Better known as ISIS (sometimes called ISIL), the Islamic State is jihadist group that controlled large swaths of territory Syria and Iraq starting in 2014. It is widely regarded as a terrorist organi…
Questions related to liberalism which is a political philosophy or worldview founded on ideas of liberty and equality.
Questions related to the political and economic theories of Karl Marx and Friedrich Engels, later developed by their followers to form the basis of communism.
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.
The Republic of Ireland is a European country located on the island of Ireland. It encompasses most of the island except Northern Ireland, which is part of the United Kingdom.
The Federal Bureau of Investigations (FBI) is the investigative arm of the United States Department of Justice, with its head reporting to the President. Use this tag for questions about the politics …
Bernie Sanders is an Independent Senator from Vermont. He unsuccessfully ran for President as a Democrat (the party with which he caucuses in the Senate) in 2016 and 2020. Use this tag alongside the […
Questions about government procurement or use of weapons for military purposes
Questions related to a government body taking a specific action within its normal course of operations. Use with the relevant body and country tags
Questions related to the government or politics of The Kingdom of the Netherlands. The tag may be used for questions relating to any of the four constituent countries: Aruba, Curaçao, the Netherlands …
Islam is a religion predominant in the Middle East and some parts of Asia and Africa. It centers around a belief that Muhammad is the messenger of Allah (God). Use for questions regarding Islam in po…
Questions about monarchies that have a monarch and government that is bound by a constitution
Romania is a sovereign state located in Southeastern Europe. It borders the Black Sea, Bulgaria, Ukraine, Hungary, Serbia, and Moldova. Romania's political framework is a semi-presidential, repres…
Questions concerning the political, religious and terrorist organisation in Afganistan and Pakistan.
How someone leaving a role during a term is replaced by someone else. May be a line of succession or some other method. Not to be confused with secession.
The authority of a state to govern itself or another state. Most often used to refer to other states attempting to limit the actions of another state.
Rule of Law generally means that all citizens, regardless of station, are held to account to the standards set forth in law. In other words, nobody is "above the law". Use this tag to discuss the conc…
Asylum is a situation where a person or group flees to another country and seeks to become a resident of said country for political reasons. Use with country tags as needed if discussing asylum sought…
For violations of voting or voting registration laws.
Questions related to the investigation by Robert S. Mueller III into Russian interference with the 2016 US presidential election and related matters.
Questions about languages used by states or political organisations.
Questions related to the primary process for the Democratic Party. Use with the [united-states] tag. Do not use for general primary questions, use [primaries] instead.
Questions relating to the government or politics of California, the most populous state in the United States. Always use in conjunction with the [united-states] tag.
The political spectrum is a way of dividing up political positions on an axis. Left vs Right is the most common dimension used, but the Authoritarian vs Libertarian axis is common as well. Use for que…
Questions relating to the government or politics of the continent of Africa
Questions involving the politics of means of transport, affecting automobiles, boats, trains, planes, as well as roads, railroad tracks, etc.
Questions about the Patient Protection and Affordable Care Act, the 2010 reform of the US healthcare system, also nicknamed "Obamacare".
Use for questions about political aspects of vaccines such as vaccine hesitancy, vaccine nationalism, laws requiring vaccines, and political influence on vaccine approvals.
Questions about procedures or eligibility to qualify for voting. Use with tags when necessary to identify a country, subnational division or other jurisdiction.
Questions about ideology characterised by the promotion of a specific nation.
Questions related to the policies surrounding the internet.
Questions relating to the government or politics of the Republic of Korea (ROK), or South Korea in short.
For use on questions about policies and politics relating to LGBT+ (Lesbian, Gay, Bisexual, Transgender, and sexual/gender minorities) people.
Questions relating to government support which enables people to have a basic standard of living. Social Security programs would fall into this category