Month: May 2022

Western allies ramp up rhetoric against Russia, want to see ‘defeat’ of Moscow

Washington wants “a strategic defeat of Russia” in Ukraine, U.S. Ambassador to NATO Julianne Smith said on Friday. “We want…

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Belgium to ease almost all coronavirus rules, dropping face masks in public transport

It’s almost looking like it’s over. Wearing face masks in public transport and completing travel forms upon arrival to Belgium…

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<div>When Cuba Provided Crucial Military Aid to African Independence Movements</div>

When Cuba Provided Crucial Military Aid to African Independence Movements

Under Fidel Castro, Cuba backed independence movements across the Third World. This support was decisive in battling South African apartheid,…

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Germany passes €9 nationwide monthly transit pass plan

Germany passes €9 nationwide monthly transit pass plan

Germany’s upper legislative house Friday gave final approval to a €2.5 billion plan to offer a national €9 monthly public…

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Germany passes €9 nationwide monthly transit pass plan

Gerhard Schröder to leave Rosneft

BERLIN — Former German Chancellor Gerhard Schröder will leave the supervisory board of Russian oil company Rosneft, it announced Friday. Schröder,…

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One Good Thing: The Jane Campion film that captures spring euphoria

One Good Thing: The Jane Campion film that captures spring euphoria

Abbie Cornish, Kerry Fox, Ben Whishaw, Thomas Brodie-Sangster, and Edie Martin star in the film. | IMDB “Bright Star” manages…

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Irish premier: UK breaking ‘spirit’ of Northern Ireland peace deal

Irish premier: UK breaking ‘spirit’ of Northern Ireland peace deal

BELFAST — The British government is breaking the spirit of the Good Friday agreement and needlessly risking the future of…

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Democrats are walking right into an Obamacare fiasco of their own making

Democrats are walking right into an Obamacare fiasco of their own making

A little over a year ago, President Joe Biden signed into law a massive expansion of financial aid designed to…

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Dems debate limited options as Roe decision looms

Dems debate limited options as Roe decision looms

Senate Democrats know they could get a midterm boost by harnessing voter anger over the potential reversal of Roe v….

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‘Uterus surveillance’: The scramble to keep abortion data from prying eyes

‘Uterus surveillance’: The scramble to keep abortion data from prying eyes

Telemedicine abortion groups, fearful of digital surveillance from states curbing access in a potential post-Roe nation, are shoring up privacy…

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<div>Trump's bid to control election offices hits first battleground</div>

Trump’s bid to control election offices hits first battleground

Georgia Secretary of State Brad Raffensperger will soon face voters for the first time since he refused then-President Donald Trump’s…

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Democrats confront North Carolina blues

Democrats confront North Carolina blues

Senate Democrats are contemplating just how hard to go after their White Whale: A Senate seat in North Carolina. The…

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‘Deadly serious’: U.S. quietly urging Taiwan to follow Ukraine playbook for countering China

‘Deadly serious’: U.S. quietly urging Taiwan to follow Ukraine playbook for countering China

U.S. officials are pushing their Taiwanese counterparts with new urgency to look to Ukraine’s success in fending off Russian forces…

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Andrew Hartzler Wasn’t Allowed To Be Gay on Campus. So He’s Suing.

Andrew Hartzler Wasn’t Allowed To Be Gay on Campus. So He’s Suing.

This article was produced in partnership with Type Investigations. TULSA, Okla. — In November 2017, just months into his freshman…

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Opinion | King Trump Crowns Dr. Oz by Edict

Opinion | King Trump Crowns Dr. Oz by Edict

Donald Trump broke through a new barrier Wednesday night as he urged Mehmet Oz, who leads the Pennsylvania Republican senatorial…

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Why the FDA rejected fluvoxamine as a Covid-19 drug

Why the FDA rejected fluvoxamine as a Covid-19 drug

Demonstrators in Washington, DC, hold up signs urging the FDA to authorize vaccines for children under 5. The FDA’s handling…

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