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Dear theworldvotes subscriber,
It has been some time since you subscribed to www.theworldvotes.org. The initiative already generated some interesting discussions on international matters and global democracy on various websites and forums all over the world. We are currently writing an article about our findings, that you will receive in the next news letter.
Right now we are preparing the next step: to actively participate in the debate in the public, international domain. To do so, we will first monitor your preferences and opinions.
Therefore you are now invited to fill in our first short survey. Please take some time to visit the link below and answer the questions. (Please note that you will be asked to re-enter your email address to finish the poll)
In November 2004, U.S. citizens will elect their new President. The outcome of this election directly influences the life of citizens around the world.
Theworldvotes.org gives people all around the world a voice in the forthcoming U.S. Presidential Election.
Read more: http://www.theworldvotes.org/index.php?nid=856
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The international press about theworldvotes
NEWS TODAY, SINGAPORE — In a globalised world, the domestic politics of one country can affect many others. And nowhere is this more true than the United States – the only remaining superpower. With this in mind, a group of Dutch Internet users has set up theworldvotes.org, ahead of the November 2004 US presidential election.
FAJAR, INDONESIA — Ketika di Indonesia masih banyak orang yang diberitakan bingung dengan sistem pemilu kita demikian juga dengan pemilihan presiden langsung, ternyata ada gagasan baru yang tampil untuk melahirkan sebuah pemilu-dunia. Sekelompok orang telah bersepakat membuka web yang akan menjadi sarana penduduk dunia untuk mengikuti pemilihan Presiden Amerika Serikat.
More news in the press room: http://www.theworldvotes.org/index.php?nid=877
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