If Assange is extradited to Sweden, the British will be rid of him and the Swedish judge will be stuck with the question of whether Assange should then be handed over to the U.S.
<i>ON THE MOVE: In France, Britain and America, high-profile figures on the radical left are being branded as anti-Semitic. Jewish activists are fighting back against the accusations, which they believe are being used for political ends.</i>
“Go home.” “Dirty Zionist shit.” "You're a [Read more]
On election day, April 13, as we wrapped up our morning conference, we placed our bets on how many seats the Saenuri Party was going to win: 175, 170, 160 … 145, 140. Political journalists with extensive background in politics guessed more than 170 seats, and those with a keen political sense bet 160. As for my [Read more]
Barack Obama and Angela Merkel have laid the foundation for new right-wing politics to spread. They have exchanged political debate for celebrity culture.
The beautiful sunshine future, announced by the Red prophet Sanders translates into an insatiable tax-and-spend program that ... promises unlimited welfare.
Leftist political concepts are once again in demand.
The slick manipulations, studied vagueness and partisan mean-spiritedness of professional politicians and their highly paid spin doctors have created the void into which fools and worse now rush.
In 1995, BBC journalist Selina Scott prepared a profile for Donald Trump, contender for the Republican presidency, which eloquently highlighted his unscrupulous egocentrism and misogyny. Since then, as she herself revealed, Trump has not left her alone and kept sending her offensive letters about her appearance and her [Read more]