RIPAC is for Writers

RIPAC is an exclusive independent media source for independent thinkers, not conditioned by bias from the right or left political ideologies. Our journalists objectively provide readers with facts, bringing truth to power and opening conversations that will never come about from mainstream news. We all have gratitude for independent journalists and bloggers who investigate and bring important news to online …

Problems with Representative Government Today

  The politicians are paid off, but the people can stop it. From the beginning of the institution of representative government, sovereignty was supposed to be inherent in small communities, and then only through the consent of the governed where representatives supposed to lead. At the time, prior to modern technology, representatives were necessary to ensure the will of the …

Vision for the Path

future direct democracy vision.

Ecologically based anarcho-libertarianism AND progressive democratically run republicanism will lead the future. The solution to our current governmental disaster is direct democracy. By directly collecting signatures on authentic ballot propositions, and allowing for the people vote on changing a law, we have the real power greater than the legislators and governors. These rights are authentic and people can change the …

Liquid Feedback

Liquid Feedback is a free open-source software platform for political opinion formation and decision making. This e-democracy software aims to shift participants away from arbitrary yes and no voting, towards collaborative learning, discussion and dialog before votes are made, ensuring maximum potential for cooperation is reached. With over 3.2 billion internet users worldwide (according to a report published last year …

United We Stand Fest 2016

With a vision to empower and encourage more young people to get involved in the political process, Christina Tobin’s pursues a 2018 and 2020 nationwide tour to colleges and universities, hosting symposiums and musical showcases, advocating for freedom, liberty, justice and peace, through the application of fair elections and voting outside the two party system. Free and Equal leads the …

Citizens In Charge

It’s all about reforming the great American Democracy through a citizen initiative. Why? Because citizen control of government is not merely desirable, it is absolutely essential. A 501(c)(4) citizen-powered advocacy group, Citizens in Charge has been working directly with public officials and voters since 2001 to protect and spread ballot initiative rights across all 50 states. So far, 24 states …

The Dark Money Agenda

Mega-corporations that desire total secrecy in spending are hijacking our democracy. Dark money is that money which is secret. With the public being unaware as to who is giving what money to SUPERPAC, we have no idea of knowing if a candidate is selling out to their founders or not. In a recent statement submitted to the Senate Finance Committee …