<i>Alabama’s conservative voters have rejected the Republican candidate supported by President Trump. They preferred someone who appeared to be ineligible: the racist and homophobic Roy Moore.</i>
In the remote South of the United States, during the senatorial primary in a special election in Alabama – far from [Read more]
Finally, the results have been confirmed. Judge Roy Moore, endorsed by the American “alt-right”* and Steve Bannon, has managed to prevail in the Alabama Republican senatorial primary. He defeated Luther Strange, the candidate of both the Republican establishment and of President Trump.
The judge became famous [Read more]
The Trump populist/nationalist agenda is more like a third-party one. The agenda has far more adherents than the platitudes of the Republican old guard. The party's big base is firmly in the grip of Mr. Trump. It has held firm no matter how he veers, how he falters.
Donald Trump is responsible for the start of the most chaotic U.S. presidential term in the last century, and everything indicates that things could become more twisted because the leader of the world's greatest power does not appreciate how important it is to generate a sense of restraint, stability and control.