Month: June 2022

Scholz set for Kyiv trip alongside Macron, Draghi

BERLIN — German Chancellor Olaf Scholz will travel to Kyiv this month alongside French President Emmanuel Macron and Italian Prime…

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China’s defense minister pushes back at US over Taiwan

SINGAPORE — In his first international appearance since Russia’s invasion of Ukraine, China’s Defense Minister Wei Fenghe focused on one…

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<div>Rebuilding France’s Left Is Also About Putting Workers in Parliament</div>

Rebuilding France’s Left Is Also About Putting Workers in Parliament

France Insoumise wants to change the face of parliament — including by turning hotel cleaners and bus drivers into MPs….

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<div>Pence team couldn't verify Trump campaign's election fraud claims, new memo shows</div>

Pence team couldn’t verify Trump campaign’s election fraud claims, new memo shows

In the days before the Electoral College certification, then-Vice President Mike Pence’s legal team laid out that they found most…

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The Warning About Trump That JFK Never Got to Deliver

The Warning About Trump That JFK Never Got to Deliver

Shortly before noon local time on Friday, November 22, 1963, John F. Kennedy landed at Dallas’s Love Field as he…

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The power and limits of using executive orders to protect abortion rights

The power and limits of using executive orders to protect abortion rights

Activists who feel helpless to codify abortion rights could find hope in Biden’s executive orders. | Nathan Howard/Getty Images President…

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<div>Pence-world’s final takedown of Trump’s Jan. 6 bid to remain in power revealed in his lawyer's memo</div>

Pence-world’s final takedown of Trump’s Jan. 6 bid to remain in power revealed in his lawyer’s memo

A day before a mob of Donald Trump supporters smashed their way into the Capitol to disrupt the transfer of…

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Diane di Prima’s Revolutionary Letters Implore Us to Ask for More

Reading political poems from another era can sometimes feel like stumbling upon a vintage porn magazine in the park: embarrassingly…

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<div>Today’s German Economic Elites Have Strong Links to the Nazis</div>

Today’s German Economic Elites Have Strong Links to the Nazis

Nazi Billionaires: The Dark History of Germany’s Wealthiest Dynasties explores the historical links between the Third Reich and Germany’s current…

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Australia settles French sub snub for €555M

Australia said it agreed to pay France’s Naval Group €555 million to settle a dispute between the two countries over…

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<div>The Left Can Combat the Demoralization That Won Doug Ford the Ontario Election</div>

The Left Can Combat the Demoralization That Won Doug Ford the Ontario Election

Ontario premier Doug Ford scored a victory in an election in which less than half the electorate voted. The province’s…

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Scholz fails to win breakthrough with Bulgaria on North Macedonia’s EU bid

German Chancellor Olaf Scholz pushed Bulgaria to lift its blockade of North Macedonia’s EU membership bid during a visit to…

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<div>Amazon Is Trying to Destroy Its Staten Island Union by Firing Union Supporters</div>

Amazon Is Trying to Destroy Its Staten Island Union by Firing Union Supporters

Amazon has fired another key union organizer at JFK8, the Staten Island fulfillment center that voted to unionize with the…

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<div>Karl Marx Was Right: Workers Are Systematically Exploited Under Capitalism</div>

Karl Marx Was Right: Workers Are Systematically Exploited Under Capitalism

Even among Marx-friendly economists, the labor theory of value has fallen out of favor. But its technical validity is less…

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 Trying the case at the scene of the crime

 Trying the case at the scene of the crime

The bust of President Zachary Taylor is covered with plastic after blood was smeared on it when a pro-Trump mob…

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Apple’s dating-app payment conditions now ‘in line,’ Dutch regulator says

The Dutch competition authority on Saturday said Apple’s latest proposal on payment conditions for dating apps addresses the regulator’s concerns. …

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