The Apprentice

Which West do we belong to?

As the global hegemony of the West is put to the test, the leaders of the big Western powers are busy having a public spat. While a wide range of strongmen in capitals from Moscow to Tehran and Beijing must really be enjoying the spectacle, it is a truly sad development.

A lack of respect

It would indeed be an understatement to say that the closure of schools across Greece on Wednesday so that educators can vote to elect their representatives is infuriating.

Thousands of families and their children throughout the country will be inconvenienced in their quest to deal with the change of program announced by school teachers.

President Trump: Birthright Citizenship "Will be Ended One Way or the Other"

President Trump on Wednesday insisted that birthright citizenship "will be ended one way or the other," opening the door for congressional action one day after House Speaker Paul Ryan said that doing so by executive action was unconstitutional, Washington Examiner reported.

Pentagon sending 5,200 troops to Mexico border week before midterms

The Pentagon said Monday it is sending 5,200 troops to the Southwest border in an extraordinary military operation ordered up just a week before midterm elections in which President Donald Trump has put a sharp focus on Central American migrants moving north in slow-moving caravans that are still hundreds of miles from the U.S.

Trump Accuses China of Trying to 'Impact' US Election with Trade War

AFP - President Donald Trump on Tuesday accused China of seeking to influence upcoming US elections by taking aim at his political support base in the countries' escalating trade war.

"China has openly stated that they are actively trying to impact and change our election by attacking our farmers, ranchers and industrial workers because of their loyalty to me," Trump tweeted.