The following are transcribed excerpts of Tariq Ali’s commentary of the elections. “If Sanders had been the candidate of the democratic party he would have won. Trump is not beholden either to the … Continue reading “What do they think the USA was before Trump? Not dangerous?”
80% of the population of the USA do not trust and do not appreciate either of the two candidates. The strongest argument for voting Trump is not so much This article describes … Continue reading A more dangerous world is probably coming after the US election!
The choice in the US election is depressing, but there is a chance that a progressive left could yet emerge. Interesting article about this election. It makes an argument that even though … Continue reading Clinton vs Trump: why it matters that progressives do not have a horse in the presidential race
After lengthy investigations, officials also believe that a hacking of Democratic emails was aimed at disrupting the election rather than electing Mr. Trump. OK, as was obvious from the start, there is … Continue reading Investigating Donald Trump, F.B.I. Sees No Clear Link to Russia – NYTimes.com
CNN has the patina of objectivity and is more likely to draw those without a clear agenda — but increasingly it has a subtle point of view too, and it is allowing … Continue reading Gavin Polone: Yes, the Media Is Biased — And It’s Helping Donald Trump
Obama said that her struggles in the polls are due to bias. But for younger voters, our hesitance is about policy – not gender.What Clinton can do now is prove that she’s … Continue reading Clinton hasn’t won over millennials. And no, sexism isn’t to blame
Moscow has done this before in other countries. Once revealed, the result will be media hysteria, hearings, legal challenges, mass rallies, a constitutional crisis — followed by confusion, chaos and an undermining … Continue reading How Russia could spark a U.S. electoral disaster – The Washington Post
In little noticed comments last week, Hillary Clinton suggested that the US should start preparing “military” responses to cyber-attacks allegedly perpetrated by Russia on the DNC and voter registration files. And her … Continue reading Almost everyone gets Russia wrong – apart from Obama (and Trump!)
It doesn’t exactly take a jaded disposition to doubt that donations from some of the world’s most repressive regimes are motived by a desire to aid the foundation’s charitable work.The claim that … Continue reading Why Did the Saudi Regime and Other Gulf Tyrannies Donate Millions to the Clinton Foundation?
So long as we’re dreaming about a Clinton administration, here are the economists I’d advise Hillary Clinton to hire Great selection of economists, especially #1 Stephanie Kelton and #4 Pavlina Tcherneva. The chances … Continue reading Hillary Clinton’s economic dream team
In his “Now-cast” election model for who would win if ballots were cast Monday, Silver gave the Republican nominee a 57.5% chance of winning the presidency. So… if the election were held … Continue reading NATE SILVER: Trump would most likely win if election were held today
By contrast, Hillary Clinton has qualified her previous encouragement of the agreement, and now says she opposes it. … by picking him, Clinton is signaling that her newly declared opposition to the agreement … Continue reading Hours Before Hillary Clinton’s VP Decision, Likely Pick Tim Kaine Praises the TPP