Sunday, 25 February 2018
I have already said it many times, but I believe that American democracy is based on a process of selection. This does not, in any way, disgrace the longstanding institutional system of the United States, which is considered as a beacon of light in the world.The Constitution has been written by what they call the Founding Fathers; a group of thinkers led by George Washington, Thomas Jefferson, and John Adams, who were the leaders of the revolution against the English occupation. Although ...
Friday, 22 December 2017
US President Donald Trump signed Republicans’ massive $1.5 trillion tax overhaul into law on Friday, cementing the biggest legislative victory of his first year in office, and also approved a short-term spending bill that averts a possible government shutdown. Trump said he wanted to sign the tax bill before leaving Washington on Friday for his Mar-a-Lago estate in Florida, rather than stage a more formal ceremony in January, so he could keep his promise to finish work before Christmas. ...
Thursday, 24 August 2017
Those who think President Donald Trump spends his time on Twitter do not see the real scene as he’s cautiously walking on tight ropes and he’s surrounded by enemies who are shaking these rope in an attempt to make him fall. One of the most dangerous ropes is the internal American nationalist movement, which played a big role in getting him to the White House. He wittingly rose through its anger which escalated during 8 years of Obama’s rule. This white base was thrilled when he ...
Saturday, 29 July 2017
United States President Donald Trump on Friday ousted his beleaguered chief of staff Reince Priebus, replacing him with retired Marine Corps general and current Homeland Security Secretary John Kelly.Priebus has been under fire for weeks, seeing one White House ally after another resign or leave, culminating in the recent departure of former Press Secretary Sean Spicer.His exit appeared inevitable when Trump did not intervene as his new communications director Anthony Scaramucci publicly ...
Saturday, 25 March 2017
In a humiliating failure, President Donald Trump and GOP leaders yanked their bill to repeal "Obamacare" off the House floor Friday when it became clear it would fail badly - after seven years of nonstop railing against the health care law. Democrats said Americans can "breathe a sigh of relief." Trump said Obama's law was imploding "and soon will explode." Thwarted by two factions of fellow Republicans, from the center and far right, House Speaker Paul Ryan said ...
Sunday, 5 March 2017
An Oklahoma lawmaker who once likened Islam to cancer required Muslims to answer several written questions — including, "Do you beat your wife?" — before agreeing to meet with them.Republican state Rep. John Bennett's office distributed the questionnaire on Thursday as the Oklahoma chapter of the Council on American-Islamic Relations organized its annual Muslim Day at the Capitol. The lawmaker's office gave the list of questions to three Islamic school students who came to ...
Thursday, 9 February 2017
Politically speaking, Republicans are hawks who believe in American exceptionalism and in America’s role as leader of the free world
Monday, 23 January 2017
His speech was measured and meant to be devoured by a public not only in the US, but across the globe
Tuesday, 20 December 2016
Under normal circumstances, the Electoral College vote is a little-watched formality in which electors across the country officially cast votes
Friday, 18 November 2016
In an institutions-based country, primaries should have been enough to differentiate between a serious politician and a maverick gate-crasher