The French Presidential Election: What You Need to Know

In recent months, the world has been swept by a populist/nationalist attitude. In June of 2016, the United Kingdom left the European Union, and 3 months later, Donald J. Trump was elected president of the United States. With these two events in mind, many people are wondering if this trend will continue as the French presidential election draws closer. It will determine if the previously … Continue reading The French Presidential Election: What You Need to Know

The Venezuelan Revolution against Socialism

One thing I have always regretted being too young to miss was the fall of the Berlin Wall, the Baltic Way, or when Moscow started down communist hardliners. I would have loved to see free men and women defend their right to be free and throwing off the chains of socialism. In my time, we have had similar instances, although often less successful, and less … Continue reading The Venezuelan Revolution against Socialism

Turkey, a Key American Ally, Takes a Step Towards an Islamist Dictatorship

A constitutional referendum was held throughout Turkey on 16 April 2017, on whether to approve 18 proposed amendments to the Turkish constitution that were brought forward by the governing Justice and Development Party and the Nationalist Movement Party. Now that the Turkish president Erdogan claimed victory, the office of the Prime Minister is expected to be abolished and the existing parliamentary system of government will … Continue reading Turkey, a Key American Ally, Takes a Step Towards an Islamist Dictatorship

Muslim women endorse wife beating

“Men are in charge of women by [right of] what Allah has given one over the other and what they spend [for maintenance] from their wealth. So righteous women are devoutly obedient, guarding in [the husband`s] absence what Allah would have them guard. But those [wives] from whom you fear arrogance – [first] advice them; [then if they persist], forsake them in bed; and [finally], strike them. But if they obey you [once … Continue reading Muslim women endorse wife beating

North Korea Ready to Respond Strongly to United States, Officials Say

North Korea on Tuesday denounced the “foolish” deployment of the US Navy along the Korean peninsula, and warned that the regime is prepared to respond with “the powerful force of arms” if necessary. The sending of an aircraft carrier and its escort to the area by Washington “comes to prove that the foolish movements of the United States to invade the Democratic People’s Republic of … Continue reading North Korea Ready to Respond Strongly to United States, Officials Say

Several Killed in Truck Bomb Attack in Stockholm, Sweden

The driver of the truck that crashed passers-by in central Stockholm on Friday committed an “attack” in which several people died, Swedish security services (Säpo) said. After hitting several people, the vehicle hit a store, and the wounded were being treated at the scene of the attack, according to the images broadcast by the television. “There are dead and many injured,” a security services spokeswoman, … Continue reading Several Killed in Truck Bomb Attack in Stockholm, Sweden

9 Civilians and 3 Military Personnel Dead in US Airstrike

The United States launched a massive bombing on Syrian targets this Thursday, with at least 59 guided missiles in response to a chemical weapons attack for which the White House has blamed Syrian leader Bashar al-Asad. The attack left at least six Syrian soldiers dead and dozens injured, according to the Syrian Observatory for Human Rights (SOHR). A Pentagon source reported that 59 Tomahawk missiles … Continue reading 9 Civilians and 3 Military Personnel Dead in US Airstrike

Good Trump Bombed Syria

In three days President Donald Trump took a large step towards recovering all the American credibility lost by former President Barack Obama four years ago during the 2013 Syrian chemical weapon attacks. As Trump said, there can be no doubt that this was done by Syrian dictator Bashar Al-Assad. In response, the United States launched fifty-nine cruise missiles attack the Syrian air base used to launch … Continue reading Good Trump Bombed Syria

Venezuelan Parliament Begins the Process of Removing Socialism

Unable to begin session today, the Venezuelan National Assembly on Wednesday will plan to remove magistrates of the Supreme Tribunal of Justice (TSJ) that carried out the coup d’etat which would have prevented a recall vote against the current President, Nicolas Maduro. The only point to discuss will be the rupture of the constitutional order and the permanence of the coup in Venezuela. Although the TSJ assures … Continue reading Venezuelan Parliament Begins the Process of Removing Socialism

China to Lead the Global Economy After US Exit From TPP

China is intensifying its efforts of globalization and raising the virtues of free trade, a difference of the USA. The South American nation, Chile brought together the twelve countries that are part of the Trans-Pacific Economic Cooperation Agreement (TPP) in the city of Viña del Mar. After the US withdrawal Of the pact, China accepted the invitation of the Chilean Government and will form part … Continue reading China to Lead the Global Economy After US Exit From TPP