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  • Ignoble in Iowa

    Ignoble in Iowa

    No results were initially reported, after an App, said to have been developed by a shadowy private company, called Shadow, malfunctioned.

    February 19, 2020
  • Acquittal and After

    Acquittal and After

    Markedly, he has been acquitted by the legislature and not by the judiciary, and pregnant are the implications of the difference.

    February 8, 2020
  • Trump mocks democrat candidates Bernie Sanders, Joe Biden ahead of Iowa caucuses

    Trump mocks democrat candidates Bernie Sanders, Joe Biden ahead of Iowa caucuses

    The primaries and caucuses are a series of contests, in all 50 US states including Washington DC and outlying territories, by which each party selects its presidential nominee.

    February 3, 2020
  • A pivotal moment

    A pivotal moment

    The first alleges that he “abused the powers of the presidency” by trying to get Ukraine to intervene in the 2020 election.

    January 18, 2020
  • Trump impeachment: House of representatives sends articles to Senate, all set for trial

    Trump impeachment: House of representatives sends articles to Senate, all set for trial

    The two articles of impeachment, one for abuse of power and the other for obstructing the House investigation, were delivered in blue folders in a solemn procession by the newly appointed House managers

    January 16, 2020
  • Democrats defending ‘terrorist’ Soleimani a disgrace to US: Donald Trump

    Democrats defending ‘terrorist’ Soleimani a disgrace to US: Donald Trump

    His comments come days after the US House of Representatives last week passed a resolution limiting President Donald Trump’s power to carry out military action against Iran.

    January 14, 2020
  • Jury would convict President Trump ‘in three minutes’: US House Judiciary Committee Chairman

    Jury would convict President Trump ‘in three minutes’: US House Judiciary Committee Chairman

    Most Republicans have stuck with Trump as the affair has unfolded, saying there is no clear and direct evidence that he wrongly pressured Ukraine for personal political gain.

    December 9, 2019
  • Mike Bloomberg, one of world’s richest men enters US presidential race

    Mike Bloomberg, one of world’s richest men enters US presidential race

    Bloomberg offered a preview of what he will focus on in the race, including his philanthropic work fighting gun violence, closing coal-fired power plants and funding medical research.

    November 25, 2019
  • White House refuses to cooperate in President Trump’s impeachment inquiry

    White House refuses to cooperate in President Trump’s impeachment inquiry

    'Your inquiry lacks any legitimate constitutional foundation, any pretense of fairness, or even the most elementary due process protections,' said President's counsel Pat Cipollone of the probe, which is weighing whether Trump abused his office by seeking a quid pro quo from Ukraine.

    October 9, 2019
  • Trump impeachment row: US president has put whistleblower under danger, says lawyers

    Trump impeachment row: US president has put whistleblower under danger, says lawyers

    Andrew Bakaj, the lead attorney for the anonymous intelligence official who spoke about Trump’s activities relating to Ukraine, expressed his fears saying the whistleblower could be put “in harm’s way” were his or her identity made public.

    September 30, 2019
  • US Speaker Nancy Pelosi announces impeachment inquiry of Trump for ‘betrayal of his oath of office’

    US Speaker Nancy Pelosi announces impeachment inquiry of Trump for ‘betrayal of his oath of office’

    Since the revelations that Trump sought the help of Ukraine's President to investigate 2020 Democratic presidential nomination, Joe Biden many Democrats were infuriated, particularly lawmakers with national security credentials.

    September 25, 2019
  • Congresswomen of colour slam Donald Trump for racist attack against Democrats

    Congresswomen of colour slam Donald Trump for racist attack against Democrats

    On Sunday, Trump in a series of tweets mocked these women for not being originally from America and that they should 'go back'.

    July 15, 2019
  • I want to see Donald Trump ‘In Prison’, Nancy Pelosi tells Democrats: Report

    I want to see Donald Trump ‘In Prison’, Nancy Pelosi tells Democrats: Report

    Pelosi prefers to see Trump lose the 2020 election and then face prosecution for his alleged crimes, the sources told the US media outlet.

    June 7, 2019
  • US President Trump claims ‘nobody disobeys my orders’

    US President Trump claims ‘nobody disobeys my orders’

    "Nobody disobeys my orders," Trump said on Monday during a walkabout on the South Lawn for the annual Easter egg roll.

    April 23, 2019
  • America & the Rest

    America & the Rest

    America's power abroad depends on its position at home. It will need to show the verve and grit to stay the course, and not swerve from its cardinal grid of strengths which propelled it to global heights. Its debt is rising; its population is ageing; its schools are mediocre by international standards; its infrastructure is termed rickety; its regulations dense; its tax code byzantine; its immigration system hare-brained.

    February 26, 2019
  • Never had it so good?

    Never had it so good?

    In the US, a 'Green New Deal' is acquiring mainstream attention with shocking rapidity. The unassailable goal is a state-led economic transformation to a 100 per cent renewable energy-sourced system. The genius of the Green New Deal approach is that, contrary to standard conservative depictions of environmentalism as a job-killer, it promises to generate a full employment scenario of good-paying jobs for ordinary people. Immigration issues also tend to subside in booming economic times. But it won't come to pass easily. So far in the new millennium only the super rich accurately can say they have never had it so good.

    February 20, 2019
  • Emergency in America

    Emergency in America

    The emergency has swiftly been debunked as “fear mongering for political ends, unlawful, and a violation of the US Constitution” ~ a faint echo of the Emergency that was proclaimed in India in June 1975.

    February 19, 2019