Month: June 2022

McCormick concedes in Pennsylvania GOP Senate primary

McCormick concedes in Pennsylvania GOP Senate primary

Former hedge fund CEO David McCormick bowed out of Pennsylvania’s Senate Republican primary Friday after failing to close a nearly…

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Russia isn’t alone in stealing food — the EU does it too

Charles Clover is executive director and co-founder of the Blue Marine Foundation. His new book, “Rewilding the Sea: How to…

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<div>Jean-Luc Mélenchon Has Shown How to Build a Radical, Broad Coalition</div>

Jean-Luc Mélenchon Has Shown How to Build a Radical, Broad Coalition

Most of the last decade’s left-populist insurgents failed to create lasting alternatives to neoliberalized social democracy. But Jean-Luc Mélenchon’s France…

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<div>Decriminalizing Hard Drugs Isn’t Nearly Enough to End the War on Drugs</div>

Decriminalizing Hard Drugs Isn’t Nearly Enough to End the War on Drugs

British Columbia’s decriminalization of the possession of small amounts of hard drugs is a good first step in our fight…

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Jan. 6 panel fumes over ‘unauthorized’ interview by former adviser

Jan. 6 panel fumes over ‘unauthorized’ interview by former adviser

Jan. 6 select committee leaders are furious that a onetime adviser to the panel, former Rep. Denver Riggleman, divulged private…

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Business is booming for crypto scammers

Business is booming for crypto scammers

Bitcoin ATMs have made it easier for scammers to take crypto from their victims. | Sarah Silbiger/Bloomberg via Getty Images…

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‘Everything is gone’: Eastern Ukraine residents say Russia is wiping their towns off the map

‘Everything is gone’: Eastern Ukraine residents say Russia is wiping their towns off the map

RAIHORODOK, Ukraine — Mark Holtsyev knew the window to rescue desperate residents of Lyman before Russian forces razed the town…

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West Point expected to be ordered to take down portrait of Robert E. Lee

West Point expected to be ordered to take down portrait of Robert E. Lee

For 70 years, the slave-owning Confederate general Robert E. Lee has stared down at West Point cadets from a massive…

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Navarro indicted for contempt of Congress after defying Jan. 6 panel subpoena

Navarro indicted for contempt of Congress after defying Jan. 6 panel subpoena

The Justice Department has indicted Peter Navarro, a former trade adviser to Donald Trump, for contempt of Congress after he…

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<div>New York Democrats Failed to Pass Good Cause Eviction Laws Again</div>

New York Democrats Failed to Pass Good Cause Eviction Laws Again

While rent prices and evictions skyrocket, the Democrat-controlled New York state legislature has concluded its session without passing a good…

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<div>Biden Is Locking Up Thousands of Immigrants in For-Profit Detention Centers</div>

Biden Is Locking Up Thousands of Immigrants in For-Profit Detention Centers

When Joe Biden became president, he ended the contracting of prisons to private corporations — with one glaring exception: ICE….

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100 days in, Russia’s war is now a brutal offensive in eastern Ukraine

100 days in, Russia’s war is now a brutal offensive in eastern Ukraine

Yana Skakova and her son Yehor, who fled Lysychansk, sit in an evacuation train at the station in Pokrovsk in…

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Estonia’s PM seeks new governing partners after coalition breakdown

Estonian Prime Minister Kaja Kallas is set to start talks with potential new coalition partners after her center-right Reform Party’s…

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Senegalese president buys into Putin’s promise to free Ukraine’s grain

Senegalese President Macky Sall, who is also the chair of the African Union, gave credence to Russia’s pledge that it…

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Abramovich is suing the EU. He’s not the only one

Abramovich is suing the EU. He’s not the only one

Russia’s oligarchs and industry are fighting back against Europe’s sanctions. At least 20 of Russia’s most powerful magnates are filing…

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Macron’s party proposes new European centrist alliance

Macron’s party proposes new European centrist alliance

DUBLIN — French President Emmanuel Macron’s party has proposed creating a new pan-European centrist alliance, party officials told POLITICO. The…

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