Last week, President Obama criticized journalists covering the election for “the practice of drawing ‘false equivalences’ between competing claims made by politicians.”
(From Gods & Radicals) “I disapprove of what you say, but I will defend to the death your right to say it.” -Evelyn Beatrice Hall Apiece on this site about the…
Stepping is based on a long and rich tradition in African-based communities that use movement, words and sounds to communicate allegiance to a group.
Clinton campaign requests that the Sanders campaign “tone it down” before she will accept the offer for a debate in New York.
“US elections got poor grades because experts expressed concern about the quality of the electoral laws, voter registration, the process of drawing district boundaries as well as regulation of campaign finance.”
News2Share’s Ford Fischer took advantage of the opportunity to ask Trudeau about something that has rapidly gained popularity now that a Trump nomination appears increasingly likely.
Arizona held its primary elections yesterday, and the win went to Hillary for the DNC, and Trump for the GOP. Those results might be marred in the minds of the voters…
Perhaps only his sense of humor and of irony can save him when he hears the most powerful nation of the world speaking of aggression as it drops thousands of bombs on a poor, weak nation more than eight thousand miles away from its shores.
The Trump campaign has unveiled their plans for the first term of his presidency in order to make America great again.
Hillary has been a consistent war-hawk in Washington. She claims to care about human rights, but like most American politicians human rights=American rights only. Typically, only Americans with power in foreign countries to be specific.
The World Happiness Report was released today, just before World Happiness Day which falls on March 20. The report was based on responses to the Gallup World Poll. By polling approximately 3,000 people in 157 countries..
Like Donald Trump, Wendell Willkie was a former Democrat, who reregistered as a Republican only later in life. Like Trump, he came to politics from the corporate world and an office in Manhattan.
Socialism can be a scary word in today’s world- bringing up images of the USSR and the Cold War. What is Bernie Sander’s Democratic Socialism, and how is it gaining traction with voters across the country?
The strangest and most volatile presidential race in modern history got even more unpredictable on Tuesday night.
“I don’t care what his actual positions are. I don’t care if he says the wrong thing. He says what’s on his mind. He gives honest answers rather than prepared answers. This is more important than anything any candidate has done in years.”
Are you ready? House of cards returns tomorrow, March 4th, for another season of drama and shady Washington politics with Frank Underwood.
This is the year of Trump. This is the year we could see the Republican party get really funky. I needed to go where the action is. That’s why I jumped at the chance to join a gathering of GOP party believers.
Super Tuesday, today, is the day when the most primary elections are held during the election cycle. 12 states and one territory will hold their primary elections today.
I really, really, really didn’t want to talk about Donald Trump. I was going to write about the Houston debate, which was one hell of an ugly scene in which moderators begged the candidates in vain for some kind of order and sanity
Right now in the United States, Super Tuesday is just a couple of days away. It’s pretty amazing that I know that. I have never paid such close attention to American politics before.
(Originally Published by Gods & Radicals) A few years ago, I lived next to a small bit of forest. The place became my grove, my hiding place from the world, a place…
Donald Trump’s run for the presidency is a beta test to see if the business world can downsize the political industrial complex by eliminating political positions that are bad investments…
To Trump and his supporters, the problem is the people who cross the U.S.-Mexico border without papers. The solution is a wall. The end result, they say, will be more jobs for Americans.
While Americans remain glued to the TV as if watching the second-coming of Jim Jones, the rest of the planet is gearing up for WW3.
First, a lot happened for the Democrats after the previous debate. Bernie Sanders was always expected to win in New Hampshire, but few foresaw Hillary Clinton suffering what NPR called a “blowout loss”.