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    1951 Australian Referendum seeking to ban the Communist Party

    Reference material (continually updated) Referendum question: Do you approve of the proposed law for the alteration of the Constitution entitled 'Constitution Alteration (Powers to deal with Communists and Communism) 1951' Results of referendum (see listing #24) Total for Commonwealth Total...
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    1951 Australian Referendum seeking to ban the Communist Party

    Reference material (continually updated) Referendum question: Do you approve of the proposed law for the alteration of the Constitution entitled 'Constitution Alteration (Powers to deal with Communists and Communism) 1951' Results of referendum (see listing #24) Total for Commonwealth Total...
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    Objectivism and nonprofit organisations

    PovertyCure.com (Acton Institute project) http://www.povertycure.org/network Check out project partners.
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    Philosophy Forum: Government Funding of the Arts? Check the arguments FOR and AGAINST through this thread: http://forums.philosophyforums.com/t...rts-16180.html
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    Nazi Cinema http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Nazism_and_cinema Although Goebbels founded the Filmkreditbank GmbH in order to fund the industry, the funds came from private investors. Thus, there were no government subsidies to the film industry in Nazi Germany. Because of this, the industry was...
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    Cousteau Society http://www.cousteau.org/about-us/mission Through the link between members of the US- and France-based organizations and through the network of Cousteau Schools. Love for the environment entails diagnosing its needs and tending to it, which come at a price. To maintain their...
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    Bond University http://www.bond.edu.au/about-bond/un...plan/index.htm As a private, independent and not-for-profit university, Bond receives little or no government funding for undergraduate student places, postgraduate course work student places or recurrent capital works. Currently, there...
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    Human Rights First: No Government Funding http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Human_Rights_First#Funding Human Rights First, a 501(c)3 registered charity, undergoes an independent audit annually and files information returns with various governmental regulatory agencies. All of the organization’s...
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    Why doesn’t Hillsdale accept any federal or state taxpayer subsidies? http://www.hillsdale.edu/admissions/...QuestionID=108 In 1975, the federal government said that Hillsdale had to sign a form stating that we did not discriminate on the basis of sex. Hillsdale College had never discriminated...
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    Australia's Third Sector (Parliamentary report December 2008) http://www.aph.gov.au/senate/committ...report/c02.htm What is the 'Third Sector'? 2.2 For analytical purposes the scholarly literature often divides society into four sectors:[1] Business (First Sector) Government (Second Sector)...
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    Notes on Amateur pursuits http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Amateur An amateur (French amateur "lover of", from Old French and ultimately from Latin amatorem nom. amator, "lover") is generally considered a person attached to a particular pursuit, study, or science, without pay and often without...
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    Objectivism and nonprofit organisations

    Investigate FREE services provided by COMMERCIAL enterprises For instance, Facebook is free to use, Google is free to use, Free-to-air TV.
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    NPV Category: Open Source software Examples of Open Source software: Wordpress Drupal MediaWiki phpbb http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Open-source_software Open-source software (OSS) is computer software that is available in source code form: the source code and certain other rights normally...
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    Article: What’s Wrong with Government Funding of the Arts? By Lawrence W Reed (2003) What’s Wrong with Government Funding of the Arts? By LAWRENCE W. REED | June 5, 2003 People who oppose Soviet-style collective farms, government subsidies to agriculture, or public ownership of grocery stores...
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    Objectivism and nonprofit organisations

    Study: Peter Drucker on non-profit, volunteer-run associations Peter Drucker, The New Realities, 1989 The counterculture of the other half in the knowledge society is one of social status and lifestyles. The other counterculture - so far purely American - is one of values. It is the...
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