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  • A paradox of impeachment politics: There’s one area where Trump and the ‘Deep State’ are in lockstep 20 Jan 2020 01:40 Alter Net It’s a paradox of impeachment politics. As President Trump faces charges of high crimes and misdemeanors in Congress, he denounces the alleged “deep state” cabal out to get him. His campaign is running a powerful online ad about the supposed conspiracy. It …
  • Democrats navigate sensitive gender politics as voting nears 20 Jan 2020 00:53 WFED DES MOINES, Iowa (AP) — Democratic presidential candidates spent the weekend grappling with how to address questions surrounding sexism and gender bias as they sought to balance support for women against concerns of a political blowback. After his wife …
  • No politics, PM told J&K-bound Ministers 20 Jan 2020 00:13 Indian Express Written by Abantika Ghosh | New Delhi | Published: January 20, 2020 4:55:08 am The Prime Minister also asked the Ministers to stay in the villages they visit at night rather than return to Jammu or Srinagar. (File) A DAY before the first batch of Union …
  • Trump Goes on the Attack 19 Jan 2020 23:36 Taegan Goddard's Political Wire Playbook: “After months of President Trump opting to sit out of the House’s impeachment proceedings, his defense strategy became quite clear in his team’s first official response to the Senate: attack, attack, attack. The six-page response, which will be …
  • McConnell’s Rules for Trial Still Allows Motion to Dismiss 19 Jan 2020 23:36 Taegan Goddard's Political Wire “Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell is preparing a resolution that would leave room for President Trump’s lawyers to move immediately to dismiss the impeachment charges if they so choose, according to Republican Sen. Josh Hawley,” Axios reports. “Yes, …
  • How Trump Has Kept Near-Unanimous GOP Support 19 Jan 2020 23:36 Taegan Goddard's Political Wire Wall Street Journal: “The unity is the byproduct not only of a White House charm offensive this fall and widespread Republican concerns about the fairness of the impeachment process, but more broadly the president’s personal powers of persuasion and his …
  • Democratic Senator ‘Fine’ if Hunter Biden Testifies 19 Jan 2020 23:36 Taegan Goddard's Political Wire Sen. Sherrod Brown (D-OH) told CNN it would be “fine” if Senate Republicans requested Hunter Biden as a witness in the impeachment trial against President Trump in exchange for House Democrats’ requested witnesses. Said Brown: “I think you bring in — We …
  • OPINIONISTA: SA has to move away from the liberation mode of politics 19 Jan 2020 23:21 Daily Maverick India won its independence in 1947. Ghana won its independence in 1957. Algeria followed in 1962. Freedom came later to the settler colonies in southern Africa. Mozambique won its end to colonial rule in 1975 and in Zimbabwe, independence finally came in …
  • Analysis: House vote shakes up Louisiana politics, but how? 19 Jan 2020 22:01 Washington Times BATON ROUGE, La. (AP) - The contentious vote for House speaker started Louisiana’s new legislative term with yet another controversy, creating waves across the state’s political landscape and seeming destined to shape a new relationship between the House …
  • Kapala hill: The politics of a statue project 19 Jan 2020 20:54 The Asian Age Reddy Balaraju, a local Christian is literally in tears at the mention of the controversy. BENGALURU: An uneasy calm prevails at Kapala hill, situated adjacent to Harobele village in Kanakapura taluk of Ramnagar district, about 80 kilometres from Bengaluru …
  • Terror politics has no place in India, BJP's CK Bose contradicts Dilip Ghosh 19 Jan 2020 20:09 The New Indian Express By ANI KOLKATA: West Bengal BJP vice-president Chandra Kumar Bose on Sunday contradicted state party president Dilip Ghosh over his recent controversial remark about "intellectuals" and said that terror politics has no place in the country. …
  • GOP senator says it looks like House has 'weak hand' 19 Jan 2020 19:24 Hill Sen. Richard Shelby (R-Ala.) said Sunday that he has not “prejudged anything” ahead of the Senate impeachment trial of President Trump, but it looks like the House has a "weak hand."Shelby said on ABC’s “This Week” that the Senate trial “ought...
  • Gary Cohn says Trump's tariffs 'hurt the US' 19 Jan 2020 19:24 Hill Former White House chief economic adviser Gary CohnGary David CohnOvernight Defense: Book says Trump called military leaders 'dopes and babies' | House reinvites Pompeo for Iran hearing | Dems urge Esper to reject border wall funding request An …
  • Trump defenders argue president can't be removed for abuse of power 19 Jan 2020 19:23 Hill Attorney Alan Dershowitz, who will serve as counsel to President Trump in his impeachment trial, said Sunday that a president cannot be impeached and removed from office for abuse of power, arguing the position negates the need for additional...
  • Impeachment and the politics of organized forgetting: This attack on Trump isn't nearly enough 19 Jan 2020 18:17 Salon The impeachment of Donald Trump appears to be a crisis without a history, at least a history that illuminates, not just comparisons with other presidential impeachments, but a history that provides historical lessons regarding its relationship to a …
  • SpaceX Launch Updates: Rocket Destroyed in Crew Dragon Safety Test 19 Jan 2020 18:01 New York Times The rocket launched. Less than two minutes later, it exploded. It appears to be a success. Usually the destruction of a rocket in flight means a mission is a failure. But on Sunday, SpaceX was demonstrating a crucial safety system of Crew Dragon, a capsule …
  • Ile Arugbo Politics and Governance – A Youth Perspective, by Gidado Shuaib 19 Jan 2020 18:00 News Diary Online Despite reported hullabaloo over the demolition of Ile-Arugbo, the alleged Charity Home established by Saraki’s family, the Ilorin appears to be calm and tranquil at least to a visitor. I arrived Ilorin to attend to a N500m court suit filed against me and …
  • Impeachment, Royal Family, SpaceX: Your Weekend Briefing 19 Jan 2020 18:00 New York Times (Want to get this briefing by email? Here’s the sign-up.) Here are the week’s top stories, and a look ahead. 1. The third impeachment trial of an American president is set to begin this week. The House impeachment managers, appointed this past week by …
  • Germany Hosts Summit on Peace, Politics in Libya 19 Jan 2020 17:20 VOA BERLIN - Leaders from 12 countries are meeting in Germany Sunday in hopes of laying a foundation for a lasting cease-fire between Libya's rival governments. German chancellor Angela Merkel invited the world leaders as well as representatives from the …
  • Guha, Sibal and now Tharoor: Politics at centrestage at KLF 19 Jan 2020 15:42 Can India News Kozhikode, Jan 19 (IANS) Congress leader Shashi Tharoor, who put the onus of defusing the nationwide protests over the Citizenship Amendment Act (CAA) and National Register of Citizens (NRC), at the doorstep of Prime Minister Narendra Modi and Home …
  • Murkowski Wants to Hear Case Before Witnesses 19 Jan 2020 15:05 Taegan Goddard's Political Wire Sen. Lisa Murkowski told the AP she’s comfortable waiting to decide if more information is needed as part of the Senate’s impeachment trial until after hearing arguments from House managers and attorneys for President Trump and questions from members. …
  • The Safe Choice Is Often the Most Dangerous 19 Jan 2020 15:05 Taegan Goddard's Political Wire Jeff Greenfield: “What happens when a party nominates a candidate who triumphs because of familiarity, or because ‘it’s her turn,’ or because he’s steadily ascended the party ranks despite no defining passion or cause? The track record of these “default” …
  • House of Lords 'could be moved to York in bid to connect rest of the UK with politics' 19 Jan 2020 14:28 Evening Standard Boris Johnson is considering moving the House of Lords to York as he looks to cement the Conservative Party's gains in Labour's former heartlands, it has been reported.  The city has reportedly emerged as the frontrunner to host the new second …
  • Holocaust Politics is Bad for the Jews 19 Jan 2020 12:32 Jewish Press Photo Credit: Flash90 Polish president Andrzej Duda and Israeli president Reuven Rivlin attend a ceremony in the March of the Living at the Auschwitz-Birkenau camp site in Poland, as Israel marks annual Holocaust Memorial Day, on April 12, 2018. "The …
  • Sanders, Warren battle for progressive endorsements 19 Jan 2020 11:19 Hill With the Iowa caucuses around the corner, progressive presidential hopefuls Sens. Bernie Sanders (I-Vt.) and Elizabeth Warren (D-Mass.) aren’t just clashing on the campaign trail — they’re also scrapping for endorsements on Capitol Hill.House...
  • Sky News host Paul Murray gives a complete recap of Australian politics, media and the bushfire crisis 19 Jan 2020 11:09 Gold Coast Bulletin
  • Money, politics and Justice Anthony Kennedy: Revisiting Citizens United 19 Jan 2020 10:30 Salon The decision in Citizens United v. Federal Election Commission, issued ten years ago, is one of retired U.S. Supreme Court Justice Anthony Kennedy's most maligned rulings. Many condemn the opinion for treating corporations as people, money as speech, …
  • The politics may be murky, but if Flybe failed many regions would be badly hit 19 Jan 2020 09:11 The Observer It’s easy to be indignant about the rescue of Flybe. Ministers on the job – business secretary Andrea Leadsom, transport secretary Grant Shapps and chancellor Sajid Javid – have been disgracefully unclear about what assistance has been extended, and on …
  • Candidate Rondha-Ann Lam says TCI could be viable third force - Coming of age into politics 19 Jan 2020 07:56 Stabroek News When Rondha-Ann Lam decided to take her politics public, she knew it would not have been an easy journey and while she said so far it has been just as she expected, she has had to make some “painful choices” and has lost some ‘friends’ along the way. She …
  • The return of agitational politics (Column: Spy’s Eye) 19 Jan 2020 04:26 Can India News Political history of independent India amply illustrates how street agitations have been used as a potent instrument by the opposition to create an anti-incumbency environ against an otherwise well entrenched regime. Economic issues and failures of policy …
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